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A new and improved suture anchor of the sort adapted to anchor an intermediate portion of a piece of conventional suture in bone, and a new and improved installation tool for deploying the same, said installation tool being adapted to releasably hold at least one curved needle which is attached to said piece of conventional suture.

Title
Suture anchor and suture anchor installation tool
Application Number
362004
Publication Number
4946468
Application Date
December 8, 1989
Publication Date
August 7, 1990
Inventor
Lehmann K Li
Wellesley
MA, US
Agent
Schiller Pandiscio & Kusmer
Assignee
Mitek Surgical Products
MA, US
IPC
A61B 17/00
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