||When a complete examination of the ear is necessary, attention must also be paid to the upper air and food passages.
General ENT examination instruments.
Lack tongue depressor
Pilcher nasal speculum
St Clair Thomson nasopharyngeal mirror two laryngeal mirrors.
A Lack tongue depressor, a suitable nasal speculum, a selection of nasopharyngeal and laryngeal mirrors, together with a means of preventing these mirrors from misting, such as a spirit lamp or suitable anti‑fog solution, should be available.
Some examiners favour a warming device which contains electrically heated glass beads