Hypodermic Syringe

A device consisting of a barrel, a piston or plunger, and has provisions for attaching a needle for use in administering hypodermic injections. The item may be glass, glass and metal, plastic, or plastic and metal. It may be designed for single injection (disposable), or multiple use.

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