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Systems and methods treat at least two vertebral bodies in a spinal column. The systems and methods make use of first and second tool assemblies operable to treat an interior region of, respectively, a first vertebral body and a second vertebral body in the spinal column. The systems and methods provide directions for operating the first and second tool assemblies to treat the first and second vertebral bodies, at least for a portion of time, concurrently.

Title
Systems and methods for treating vertebral bodies
Application Number
9/597646
Publication Number
6716216 (B1)
Application Date
June 20, 2000
Publication Date
April 6, 2004
Inventor
Michael L Reo
Redwood City
CA, US
Robert M Scribner
Los Altos
CA, US
Mark A Reiley
Piedmont
CA, US
Ryan P Boucher
San Francisco
CA, US
Agent
Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C
US
Assignee
Kyphon
CA, US
IPC
A61B 17/156
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