This device is used in maxillofacial surgery, plastic surgery for delicate hand fractures and orthopaedics for foot and ankle fractures. The small comparative size of the E-Pen allows the surgeon to reach and manoeuvre in smaller spaces.
Item cost: $15,995
Amount required: 2
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