04038987 is referenced by 219 patents and cites 8 patents.

The forceps device for an endoscope includes a toggle joint operated through a wire coupling by the wire operation. Said toggle joint has a pair of forceps levers whose forward end portions constitute an operating section and whose intermediate portions are pivotally supported, and a pair of links connected between the base ends of said pair of forceps levers and said wire coupling.

Title
Forceps device for endoscope
Application Number
5/546929
Publication Number
4038987
Application Date
February 4, 1975
Publication Date
August 2, 1977
Inventor
Osamu Komiya
Hachioji
JA
Assignee
Olympus Optical
JA
IPC
A61B 17/28
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