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The present invention is directed to expandable bone fusion devices and methods of use. In general, a fusion device according to the invention includes a first member and a second member which can be deployed and locked into an expanded configuration to stabilize the adjacent bone during fusion of the bone.

Title
Expandable fusion device and method
Application Number
10/153188
Publication Number
6830589 (B2)
Application Date
May 20, 2002
Publication Date
December 14, 2004
Inventor
Richard A Erickson
Edina
MN, US
Agent
Faegre & Benson
US
Assignee
Zimmer Spine
MN, US
IPC
A61F 2/44
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