The Weitlaner Blunt Self Retaining Retractor is used to retract the skin to enable optimum visability during the operation.
Weitlander, blunt claw, Self-retaining retractor is a surgical instrument, with blades that open when the ratchet handles are closed and has 3 /4 sharp tipped teeth. One blade of the Weitlander has four downward-pointing curved prongs, and the other blade has three downward facing curved prongs, which retain their position in a spread wound. The single use Weitlaner sharp claw self retaining Retractor is sold as individually sterilised units. The Weitlaner Blunt Self Retaining Retractor makes simple the tack of retracting the skin to enable optimum visibility during the operation.