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Bobby B Curtis, Ivan A Cermak: Inflatable sheath for ultrasound probe. Advanced Diagnostic Medical Systems, Sheldon R Meyer, March 28, 1989: US04815470 (134 worldwide citation)

Sheath 50, 100 for an ultrasound probe 52 includes a sheath body 70 and an end cap 76. The sheath body is disposed about the probe 52 with the end cap 76 disposed about the end 57 of the probe 52. A band 78 is disposed about the body 70 in order to define between the end cap 76 and the band 78 a por ...


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Richard Terwilliger: Ultrasonic probe. Advanced Diagnostic Medical Systems, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, July 12, 1988: US04756313 (73 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic probe 10 includes an elongated housing 12 which contains a window 24 surrounding a ultrasonic transducer 32. The ultrasonic transducer 32 is mounted on a first platform 36. The first platform 36 is in turn mounted on a second platform 38. A motor 44 and linkage arrangement 48 is provid ...