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A fibrous tissue repair device and associated method. The device includes an inserter having a solid distal portion defining an external surface, and a single anchor carried solely on the external surface of the distal portion of the inserter. The method includes preloading a first anchor externally onto a first inserter, passing the first inserter from a first side to a second side of the fibrous tissue at a first location, delivering the first anchor on the second side of the fibrous tissue, and retracting the first inserter away from the tissue.

Title
Soft tissue repair device and associated methods
Application Number
12/14340
Publication Number
7905904 (B2)
Application Date
January 15, 2008
Publication Date
March 15, 2011
Inventor
Andrew Holst
Warsaw
IN, US
Nathan M Sautter
North Manchester
IN, US
Ryan A Kaiser
Leesburg
IN, US
Kevin T Stone
Winona Lake
IN, US
Agent
Harness Dickey
Assignee
Biomet Sports Medicine
IN, US
IPC
A61B 17/04
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