Army-Navy Retractor

Surgical instrument commonly used in general, gynecological and orthopedic surgeries.


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Chen, J. V., Tanaka, K. S., Dang, A. B. C., & Dang, A. (2020). Identifying a commercially-available 3D printing process that minimizes model distortion after annealing and autoclaving and the effect of steam sterilization on mechanical strength. 3D Printing in Medicine, 6(9). doi:0.1186/s41205-020-00062-9.


Army-Navy retractors are used to retract, expose or push tissue, muscles, organs or bones during surgery.

Materials and methods

3D printed in PLA with an Anycubic Mega S printer.



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Bc918875bd7e83600773d75b11d42321?default=blank&size=40Leonor Calhau published this design ago