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Dunbar William L Jr, Rybicki Christopher Ryan, Burgess Ian C: Spinal rod approximator. Depuy Spine, October 19, 2005: EP1585436-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

Spinal rod approximator for seating a stabilizing rod in a rod-receiving portion of a spinal implant and inserting closure mechanism is provided. In one embodiment, a spinal rod approximator is provided including a body with gripping branches, inserter shaft, threaded collar, and outer sleeve.


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Dunbar William L Jr, Rybicki Christopher Ryan, Burgess Ian C: Spinal rod approximator. Depuy Spine, Dunbar William L Jr, Rybicki Christopher Ryan, Burgess Ian C, JOHNSON Philip S, August 12, 2004: WO/2004/066815 (1 worldwide citation)

Spinal rod approximator for seating a stabilizing rod in a rod-receiving portion of a spinal implant and inserting closure mechanism is provided. In one embodiment, a spinal rod approximate is provided including a body with gripping branches, inserter shaft, threaded collar, and outer sleeve.


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Dunbar William L Jr, Rybicki Christopher Ryan, Burgess Ian Charles: Rapprocheur de tige spinale, Spinal rod approximator. Depuy Spine, Depuy Spine, Ogilvy Renault Sencrl, March 29, 2011: CA2510262

Spinal rod approximator for seating a stabilizing rod in a rod-receiving portion of a spinal implant and inserting closure mechanism is provided. In one embodiment, a spinal rod approximate is provided including a body with gripping branches, inserter shaft, threaded collar, and outer sleeve.