05334179 is referenced by 58 patents and cites 6 patents.

A latching piercing pin useable to retain the pin and an associated fluid vial in latching relation. Latching members provided on the pin engage a peripheral lip provided on the end cap of the vial to maintain the latching relation between the pin and the vial. The pin is useable with vials and end caps of varying sizes, although larger end caps may require the mounting of a locking ring on the end cap of the vial to receive and engage the latching piercing pin.

Title
Latching piercing pin for use with fluid vials of varying sizes
Application Number
7/961758
Publication Number
5334179
Application Date
October 16, 1992
Publication Date
August 2, 1994
Inventor
William L Rudzena
McHenry
IL, US
Wayne F Adolf
Mt. Prospect
IL, US
V Stanton Thomas
Palo Alto
CA, US
Robert G Poli
Campbell
CA, US
Agent
Robert E Wexler
Harry G Thibault
Assignee
Abbott Laboratories
IL, US
IPC
A61J 1/00
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