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A method of surgical repair using a needle having two sharpened ends, under arthroscopic control by passing a needle into the joint until the eye of the needle just emerges from the skin on the distal side of the joint, then pulling the suture through the joint to the outside while the needle remains partially within the joint capsule and passing the needle back to the opposite side of the joint so as to reverse the maneuver, so that the needle remains partially within the joint capsule.

Title
Method of arthroscopic repair of a limb joint
Application Number
6/850702
Publication Number
4781190
Application Date
April 11, 1986
Publication Date
November 1, 1988
Inventor
Wilson K C Lee
14 Thornber Street, Unley Park 5061 South Australia
AU
Agent
Cushman Darby & Cushman
IPC
A61B 17/06
A61B 17/04
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