06916284 is referenced by 92 patents and cites 10 patents.

An endoscope hood of the present invention is provided with a cylindrical main hood body attached to an endoscope. The main hood body includes a fixing portion located substantially in a center. The fixing portion allows the inner circumferential surface of the main hood body to be forcibly fixed to the outer circumference of the distal end portion of the endoscope. The main hood body also includes a projection projected from the distal end portion of the main hood body and a non-fastened portion located at the rear end of the main hood body. The non-fastened portion is fitted with the outer circumference of the distal end portion of the endoscope without being fastened.

Title
Endoscope hood
Application Number
10/685864
Publication Number
6916284 (B2)
Application Date
October 15, 2003
Publication Date
July 12, 2005
Inventor
Hiroki Moriyama
Tokyo
JP
Agent
Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen
Assignee
Olympus Corporation
JP
IPC
A61B 001/00
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