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There is shown a system and method for reducing the difficulty in percutaneous placement of a spine stabilization brace. A medical implant system has a first bone anchor having a longitudinal axis, a second bone anchor and a brace. The brace couples the first bone anchor to the second bone anchor. A the distal end of the brace may be pivotally coupled to the first bone anchor and also adapted to slide in a generally transverse direction in relation to the longitudinal axis of the first bone anchor.

Title
System and method for stabilizing of internal structures
Application Number
10/690211
Publication Number
7588588 (B2)
Application Date
October 21, 2003
Publication Date
September 15, 2009
Inventor
Scott Schorer
Longmont
CO, US
James Spitler
Frisco
TX, US
Agent
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott
Assignee
Innovative Spinal Technologies
TX, US
IPC
A61B 17/70
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