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A fluid processing apparatus for use in conjunction with a disposable fluid processing module of the type which includes an integral housing wherein fluid containers, tubing segments, and other components required in processing a fluid are contained, and wherein fluid communication between the containers, components and tubing segments is provided by a fluid circuit formed by a panel of the housing, and an overlying fluid-impermeable flexible sheet member. The processing apparatus includes an actuator station for receiving the module housing, and pneumatic actuator ports which apply pressures to pump and valve elements in the fluid circuit to circulate fluid through the system.

Title
Actuator apparatus for a prepackaged fluid processing module having pump and valve elements operable in response to applied pressures
Application Number
6/453920
Publication Number
4479760
Application Date
December 28, 1982
Publication Date
October 30, 1984
Inventor
Robert J Kruger
Arlington Heights
IL, US
Richard I Brown
Northbrook
IL, US
Arnold C Bilstad
Deerfield
IL, US
Agent
Eugene M Cummings
Daniel D Ryan
Paul C Flattery
Assignee
Baxter Travenol Laboratories
IL, US
IPC
A61M 1/03
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