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The invention relates to a high-frequency current surgical forceps - monopolar and bipolar - including two metal branches with active extremities and to its monitoring apparatus. According to the invention at least one of the two active extremities includes a thermocouple (1C-2C) connected to an apparatus which interrupts or regulates the high-frequency current. Each branch 1-2 consists of two rods 1A-1B 2A-2B welded at the active extremity of the branch in order to form the thermocouple 1C-2C there. The invention applies generally to surgical instruments.

Title
Surgical forceps and its control and monitoring apparatus
Application Number
FR19840017545 19841116
Publication Number
2573301 (A1)
Application Date
November 16, 1984
Publication Date
May 23, 1986
Assignee
Lamidey Gilles
FR
IPC
A61B17/39
A61B 17/39
A61B18/14
A61B 18/14
A61B17/30
A61B 17/30
A61B18/14
A61B 18/14
A61B17/30
A61B 17/30
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