Special auxiliary subdivision for medical and surgical instrumentation and equipment
Applicable under 615.8 as well as 616/618
Pathology. Clinical medicine
Medical instruments and equipment in general
Surgical and therapeutic instruments
Reinforcement and reparative materials and equipment
Corrective and protective appliances, aids etc.
Prosthetic materials and parts. Artificial organs etc.
Machines and mechanical apparatus
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