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A luminal port assembly insertable into an anatomical passageway includes a housing having a seal which creates a fluid-tight seal between the housing and the tissue of the anatomical passageway. At least one port is provided in the housing. Each port is preferably angularly movable relative to the housing and includes a substantially fluid-tight valved passageway and an insufflation conduit. A mechanism for retaining the luminal port assembly within the anatomical passageway is also provided.

Title
Luminal port device having internal and external sealing mechanisms
Application Number
9/211175
Publication Number
6086603
Application Date
December 14, 1998
Publication Date
July 11, 2000
Inventor
Saul Gottlieb
Miramar
FL, US
Charles R Slater
Fort Lauderdale
FL, US
Kevin W Smith
Coral Gables
FL, US
Charles S Termin
Miami
FL, US
Agent
Thomas A Gallagher
David S Jacobson
David P Gordon
Assignee
Syntheon
FL, US
IPC
A61M 37/00
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