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Instrumentation for implanting an artificial intervertebral disc includes static trials and a dynamic trial for determining the appropriate size of disc to be implanted, a static trial holder for manipulating the static trials, an inserter/impactor for inserting and removing the static trials and for inserting the artificial intervertebral discs, repositioners/extractors for repositioning and extracting the static trials or the artificial intervertebral discs, and a leveler for setting the proper position of the artificial intervertebral disc.

Title
Implanting an artificial intervertebral disc
Application Number
10/282356
Publication Number
7169182 (B2)
Application Date
October 29, 2002
Publication Date
January 30, 2007
Inventor
Rafail Zubok
Midland Park
NJ, US
Michael W Dudasik
Nutley
NJ, US
Joseph P Errico
Kirkland
WA, US
Agent
Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik
Assignee
SpineCore
NJ, US
IPC
A61F 2/44
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