There are 4 sizes of the disposable vaginal speculum available : L, M, S and X-S.
The 4 different sizes can be differentiated by the colour of the nut:
- Large – Orange
- Medium – Blue
- Small – White
- X-Small – Green
The speculum is to aid gynaecological examination, as well as comfort for the patient, they are shaped anthropometrically to ensure smooth insertion and unimpeded visualization of the cervix, fornixes and vaginal walls.
Made of clear polystyrene, no rough edges and corners of the blades, the joints, pedicles and blades are constructed to prevent accidental breakage.
Similarly, the nut and screw assembly allows for easy open and close, yet prevent any anti-rotation of the nut and sudden snap-back closure of the blades which can cause injury and pain to the patient.