Autopsy/Dissection Stations

Definition : Installations designed for use in the performance of complete autopsy and dissection procedures on a cadaver. These stations typically consist of an autopsy/dissection table and sink that are permanently or that may be easily attached to each other; they may include a scale appropriate to weigh body parts. The table has a smooth, polished surface with raised rims and rounded corners and no crevices, screws, or rivets. The tabletop slopes toward a sink with one or more stainless steel bowls, configured to permit the direct collection of fluids from the table without additional manipulation of the bodies. The sinks typically include several faucets, cold and hot water supply, a vacuum aspirator, soap dispensers, a garbage disposal unit, and appropriate tubing for drainage. Autopsy stations may include exhaust ducts that connect to the building ventilation system, drawers for instruments and supplies storage, and electrical receptacles. Autopsy stations are designed to provide a complete installation for postmortem examination and whole-body dissection, to collect and drain fluids discharged from the cadaver, to facilitate cleaning and decontamination, and to prevent the accumulation of microorganisms. Additional equipment, such as dictation and/or photo documentation systems, is included in some autopsy/dissection stations.

Entry Terms : "Grossing Stations" , "Dissecting Stations" , "Autopsy Stations"

UMDC code : 16532

U.S.companies only
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1-7 of 7 Match(es).

Continental Metal Products (CMP) Co Inc

Company Type: Parent

CMP manufactured stainless steel food service equipment. The equipment was primarily for use in commercial facilities. The company made both individual pieces of equipment and whole kitchens for many different types of institutions (including hospitals).

Hacker Instruments & Industries Inc

Company Type: Parent

Hacker Instruments & Industries Inc have served the laboratory community with high quality instrumentation since 1942. We are dedicated to providing you with the best possible tools to increase production, improve quality, contain costs and enhance the laboratory environment.

Hazmat Medical Assoc

Company Type: Parent

For 18 years now, Hazmat Medical Associates (HMA) has been providing emergency responders with the equipment and training that they need to deal with a weapon of mass destruction (WMD) or Hazmat incident. The owner and operator of the company, Bob Harty, was an emergency responder; a firefighter/paramedic for 20+ years, and a Vietnam-era veteran of the U.S. Army.

Independent Solutions Inc

Company Type: Parent


Company Type: Parent

Mopec has been a supplier of pathology, histology, necropsy, autopsy, morgue and mortuary equipment and supplies for over 15 years.

Mortech Mfg Co

Company Type: Parent

Mortech has been providing premium quality pathology, autopsy, funeral, necropsy, veterinary, anatomy equipment and instruments for over 25 years. We strive for the ultimate in customer assistance and service. Mortech can help you with the smallest supplies to complete redesign and layout of your new or renovated facility. Provide us with some basic information: size of work area, work load anticipated, storage requirements, budget restraints or any special requirements and we will design a system to meet that criteria.

Plas-Labs Inc

Company Type: Parent

Plas-Labs is the world leader in acrylic glove boxes, anaerobic chambers, nitrogen dry glove boxes, and HEPA filtered isolation glove boxes.

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