0260080-A2 is referenced by 9 patents and cites 3 patents.

An instrument for subcutaneously inserting an injection reservoir attached to an inflatable prosthesis by means of an elongated fluid conduit (32) is disclosed. The instrument (10) has a hollowed end (12) which holds the injection reservoir (30) to be inserted in a mating, releasable fashion and that end is attached to a handle for guiding the hollowed end (12) to the desired site. Desirably, but optionally, the end of the handle of the instrument is provided with a shaped tapered portion (17) to act as a dilator to create a subcutaneous pocket prior to insertion of the injection reservoir.

Title
Instrument for subcutaneous insertion of an injection reservoir.
Application Number
EP19870307848 19870904
Publication Number
0260080 (A2)
Application Date
September 4, 1987
Publication Date
March 16, 1988
Inventor
Sasaki Gordon Hiroshi
Assignee
Dow Corning Wright
US
IPC
A61M 29/02
A61M 25/00
A61M 39/02
A61M 37/00
A61F 02/12
A61B 19/00
A61M 31/00
A61M 39/02
A61M 37/00
A61F 02/12
A61B 19/00
A61M 31/00
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