884.4500 Obstetric fetal destructive instrument.§ 884.4500 Obstetric fetal destructive instrument.
(a) Identification. An obstetric fetal destructive instrument is a device designed to crush or pull the fetal body to facilitate the delivery of a dead or anomalous (abnormal) fetus. This generic type of device includes the cleidoclast, cranioclast, craniotribe, and destructive hook.
(b) Classification. Class II (performance standards).