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An improved prosthetic implant for forming a rigid structure between adjoining vertebrae in a spinal column. The prosthetic implant includes a cage having a top, bottom, front end, back end, first side and second side walls. The first side wall has an arcuate surface. The top and bottom wall include one or more ridges to engage a surface of an adjacent vertebrae. The top and bottom wall also include an opening to receive packing material such as medicine, human tissue and the like. The top and bottom walls also incline simultaneously in two directions.

Title
Spinal fusion implant
Application Number
9/841924
Publication Number
6676703 (B2)
Application Date
April 25, 2001
Publication Date
January 13, 2004
Inventor
Robert S Biscup
Vermilion
OH, US
Agent
Fay Sharpe Fagan Minnich & McKee
US
Assignee
DePuy AcroMed
MA, US
IPC
A61F 2/44
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