05857963 is referenced by 170 patents and cites 13 patents.

A solid state imager assembly for use in an endoscope in which a TAB imager package is mounted within the horizontal leg of a T-shaped support member. Circuitry for servicing the imager is mounted on the vertical leg of the support member. In one embodiment of the invention, the vertical component of the T-shaped support member comprises two half-sections.

Title
Tab imager assembly for use in an endoscope
Application Number
8/682136
Publication Number
5857963
Application Date
July 17, 1996
Publication Date
January 12, 1999
Inventor
Richard L Bingham
Preble
NY, US
Douglas J West
Skaneateles
NY, US
Robert L Vivenzio
Auburn
NY, US
Edward Arthur Johnson
Skaneateles
NY, US
James Edward Grecco
Camillus
NY, US
Thomas Edward Pelchy
Moravia
NY, US
Agent
Wall Marjama Bilinski & Burr
Assignee
Welch Allyn
NY, US
IPC
A61B 1/05
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