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Konrad Joachim, Kuntz Bertram, Gruenhagen Armin, Schuelken Heinrich: Thread for applying a surgical suture, transfer holder and surgical suturing instrument.. Karlsruhe Forschzent, November 29, 1995: EP0684012-A2 (38 worldwide citation)

The thread (1) has a flexible section with two ends. The lower (2) fastening part on the thread first end has a hollow cylinder (5) with a continuous hole (7) through which a surgical needle threads. One end of the hollow cylinder is joined directly or indirectly to the thread section. The free end ...


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Kuntz Bertram, Schlipf Karl, Schülken Heinrich: (Fr) Pince pour utilisation chirurgicale et son applicateur, (En) Clip for surgical use and clip applicator. Kernforschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Kuntz Bertram, Schlipf Karl, Schülken Heinrich, March 17, 1994: WO/1994/005219

(EN) The invention proposes a clip for surgical use with the following characteristics: a) the clip consists of a lower (1) and an upper (2) section which b) are interconnected by a flexible bridge (18); c) the lower and upper parts of the clip and the flexible bridge are in a plane of symmetry; d) ...


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Schülken Heinrich, Neeb Roland, Schlipf Karl, Kuntz Bertram: (De) Chirurgisches nähinstrument, (En) Surgical suture instrument. Kernforschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Schülken Heinrich, Neeb Roland, Schlipf Karl, Kuntz Bertram, RÜCKERT Friedrich, December 9, 1993: WO/1993/024060

(EN) A surgical suture instrument for suturing wound edges consists at the proximal side of a handle (1, 2), at the distal side of two jaws (23, 24), of wich one (24) can swivel, and of an instrument shaft (20) surrounded by an outer tube (21). In the working position, the jaws (23, 24) lie parallel ...


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Kuntz Bertram, Schlipf Karl, Schuelken Heinrich: Clip for surgical use and clip applicator.. Kernforschungsz Karlsruhe, June 28, 1995: EP0659060-A1

The invention proposes a clip for surgical use with the following characteristics: a) the clip consists of a lower (1) and an upper (2) section which b) are interconnected by a flexible bridge (18); c) the lower and upper parts of the clip and the flexible bridge are in a plane of symmetry; d) at th ...


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