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Endoscopic treating tool in which structure is provided for completely releasing the transmission of force to a treatment part of the tool adjacent a tip end of an insertable part of the tool from the operating member provided at a base side of the insertable part when the operating force for the operating member becomes larger than a predetermined amount.

Title
Endoscopic treating tool
Application Number
7/130490
Publication Number
4896678
Application Date
December 9, 1987
Publication Date
January 30, 1990
Inventor
Mototsugu Ogawa
Hachioji
JP
Agent
Armstrong Nikaido Marmelstein Kubovcik & Murray
Assignee
Olympus Optical
JP
IPC
A61B 10/06
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