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Tongue Depressors

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A tongue depressor (sometimes called spatula) is a tool used in medical practice to depress the tongue to allow for examination of the mouth and throat. ... Since they are inexpensive and difficult to clean because of their porous texture, wooden tongue depressors are labeled for disposal after a single usage.

Features & Benefits

•100% Wood
•Several sizes available
•Thin and robust
•Rounded end caps
•Tasteless and odorless

Recommended Uses

A tongue depressor may be used to facilitate insertion of the oral airway by preventing folding of the tongue, which may impair venous and lymphatic drainage, cause macroglossia, and thereby cause airway obstruction.

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