An item designed to hold various sizes of hip pins during orthopedic procedures and for sterilization and storage. It may have securing mechanism to hold pins in rack to prevent dislodgement during movement and to protect user from sharp points. May be sterilizable, autoclavable or by saturated steam under pressure.
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