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A surgical fastening system for attaching one piece of tissue to another piece of tissue. The system comprises a surgical fastener, an installation tool for deploying the surgical fastener in tissue, and a method for using the same.

Title
Surgical fastening system and method for using the same
Application Number
8/560111
Publication Number
5827298
Application Date
November 17, 1995
Publication Date
October 27, 1998
Inventor
John T Rice
Lincoln
MA, US
Rickey D Hart
Plainville
MA, US
Agent
Pandiscio & Pandiscio
Assignee
Innovasive Devices
MA, US
IPC
A61F 5/00
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