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The Essence Extractor is a device that is used to gather the blood of the Mer races.
To extract blood, simply loot the corpse of a deceased person with the Essense Extractor in the inventory. Blood samples can be acquired from any dead body in Skyrim, not just those killed by the Dragonborn or their followers.
It can be looted off Septimus' body after he is killed by Hermaeus Mora.
- Septimus Signus, it seems to vanish, and cannot be retrieved. If this item is dropped anywhere after looting it from
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (First appearance)