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Gigli's wire saw

none MANU Unsigned. early 20th century DES [Leonardo Gigli] late 19th Century Florence Italy This is a fairly old example of Gigli's wire saw. It was designed for use during pubiotomy - the surgical division of the pubis to one side of the midline, to enlarge the pelvic diameter during labour, but was more regulalry used during craniotomy for cutting between two burr-holes to allow removal of the …