06254533 is referenced by 136 patents and cites 7 patents.

The present invention covers a surgical wound protector apparatus for the protective support of an incision and support of surgical apparatus utilized within the incision. The apparatus comprises a flexible resilient wound liner sleeve having an open upper end and an open lower end with a rigid annular ring arranged to securely receive the upper end of the resilient sleeve when the sleeve and the ring are applied to an incision of a patient.

Title
Retractor assembly and method for surgical procedures
Application Number
9/611453
Publication Number
6254533 (B1)
Application Date
July 7, 2000
Publication Date
July 3, 2001
Inventor
Frederic C Feiler Jr
Raleigh
NC, US
Kalford C Fadem
Atlanta
GA, US
Agent
Don Halgren
US
Assignee
Dexterity Surgical
GA, US
IPC
A61B 1/32
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