Intended Use :

SMB Amnion Hook is used for artificially rupturing the membranes of the amniotic sac to release the amniotic fluid for childbirth.

Procedure :

An amniotic is performed by an obstetrician in a labour or delivery room, with the patient lying on a hospital bed. In some cases, the patient is asked to stay in a semi-sitting position to minimize cord compression and ensure a good oxygen supply to the fetus.

To perform Amniotomy,  A thin, plastic tool called an Amniotic Hook is used. To break the amniotic sac, the healthcare provider inserts the Amniotic Hook through the patient’s vagina. Post-identifying the amniotic sac, which seems like a water bag, a rupture is made to its outer membrane to channel its fluid outside.

Advantage :

  • The curve shape ensures maximum safety.
  • Curve shape of the stem helps in the ease of entry and movement of the device in the vagina.
  • It is used as a simple, safe, and effective method to induce labour.
  • It does not cause any harm to the mother and fetus.
  • Sharp edges and curve shapes of the device have usability advantages for the user.
Shelf life :

The shelf life of SMB Amnion Hook is up to five years.

Advantages of Amniotomy Hook

As one of the leading manufacturers of intrauterine contraceptive devices, SMB is dedicated to providing innovative products that ensure 100% safety and efficacy. With devices like the amniotic hook, we not only abide by responsibilities for internal fetal development along with the amniotic membrane but also reflect on heart rate monitoring and prohibit barriers like cord prolapse. Hence, to safeguard the health and well-being of the mothers/women while achieving success in the procedure, reach out to SMB for quality gynecological medical devices.

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