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Publication numberCA2133377 A1
Publication typeApplication
Application numberCA 2133377
Publication date9 Apr 1995
Filing date30 Sep 1994
Priority date8 Oct 1993
Also published asCA2133377C, DE69431146D1, DE69431146T2, DE69431996D1, DE69431996T2, DE69434677D1, DE69434677T2, EP0647431A2, EP0647431A3, EP0647431B1, EP1027866A2, EP1027866A3, EP1027866B1, EP1300116A2, EP1300116A3, EP1300116B1, US5674229, US5728107
Publication numberCA 2133377, CA 2133377 A1, CA 2133377A1, CA-A1-2133377, CA2133377 A1, CA2133377A1
InventorsH. Jonathan Tovey, Corbett W. Stone, Stephen W. Zlock, David A. Nicholas, Richard N. Granger, Margaret Pamela Richardson, Philip Richardson
ApplicantH. Jonathan Tovey, Corbett W. Stone, Stephen W. Zlock, David A. Nicholas, Richard N. Granger, Margaret Pamela Richardson, Philip Richardson, United States Surgical Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: CIPO, Espacenet
Surgical suturing apparatus with loading mechanism
CA 2133377 A1
Abstract
The invention contemplates a surgical apparatus for manipulating a surgical incision member and an associated loading mechanism for replacing the surgical incision member. The surgical apparatus comprises an elongated body portion, first and second jaw elements extending from the body portion, securing means for securing the surgical incision member, releasing means cooperating with the securing means for releasing the surgical incision member and locking means cooperating with the securing means for preventing at least one of the jaw elements from moving.
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Classifications
International ClassificationA61B17/04, A61B17/28, A61B17/06
Cooperative ClassificationA61B2017/06047, A61B17/0469, A61B17/2909, A61B2017/0479, A61B17/0401, A61B2017/2919, A61B17/0491, A61B17/06114, A61B2017/292, A61B2017/0609, A61B2017/06085, A61B2017/2936, A61B2017/06019, A61B17/0625, A61B2017/06033
European ClassificationA61B17/04E, A61B17/29H, A61B17/062N
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