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Stephan A DeFonzo, Wayne P Young, Samson L Pennatto, Andrew Komlosi: Apparatus and method for applying surgical staples to attach an object to body tissue. United States Surgical Corporation, March 12, 1996: US05497933 (850 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is disclosed for endoscopic application of surgical staples to body tissue in laparoscopic hernia surgery, preferably with surgical mesh. The apparatus includes a staple storage cartridge supported on a pivotal support system at the distal end of the endoscopic section. An elongated pus ...


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Stephan A DeFonzo, Samson L Pennatto, Andrew Komlosi: Apparatus and method for applying surgical staples to body tissue. United States Surgical Corporation, October 1, 1996: US05560532 (751 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is disclosed for applying at least one surgical fastener to body tissue, having a frame and a tubular member connected to the frame and extending distally therefrom. The tubular member has a generally longitudinal axis, a proximal end portion, and a distal end portion. At least one surgica ...


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Carlo A Mililli, Wayne P Young, Stephan A DeFonzo, Dominick L Mastri, Henry Bolanos, Leonard Stern: Self-contained powered surgical apparatus. United States Surgical Corporation, October 28, 1997: US05680981 (610 worldwide citation)

A self-contained powered surgical stapling apparatus is provided which includes an elongate body, a fastener applying assembly including an anvil for forming a surgical fastener driven thereagainst, a motor assembly and power source for energizing the motor assembly disposed within the elongate body ...


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Robert J Geiste, Stephan A DeFonzo, Dominick L Mastri, Wayne P Young, Carlo A Mililli: Self-contained powered surgical apparatus. United States Surgical Corporation, May 13, 1997: US05628446 (582 worldwide citation)

A self-contained powered surgical apparatus is provided which includes an elongate body defining a longitudinal axis and housing a plurality of surgical fasteners disposed within a feed track, an anvil positioned at a distal end of the elongate body adjacent a terminal end of the feed path for formi ...


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David T Green, Henry Bolanos, Wayne Young, Stephan A DeFonzo, Richard A McGarry, Dominick L Mastri: Apparatus for applying surgical fastners to body tissue. December 1, 2009: US07624903 (242 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is disclosed for endoscopic application of surgical staples adapted to attach surgical mesh to body tissue in laparoscopic hernia surgery. The apparatus includes a frame, and a generally elongated endoscopic section connected to the frame and extending distally therefrom. A staple stora ...


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David T Green, Henry Bolanos, Wayne Young, Stephan A DeFonzo, Richard A McGarry, Dominick L Mastri: Apparatus and method for applying surgical staples to attach an object to body tissue. United States Surgical Corporation, November 15, 1994: US05364002 (237 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is disclosed for endoscopic application of surgical staples adapted to attach surgical mesh to body tissue in laparoscopic hernia surgery. The apparatus includes a frame, and a generally elongated endoscopic section connected to the frame and extending distally therefrom. A staple stora ...


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Richard T Briganti, James F McGuckin Jr, Walter H Peters, James S Tarmin, Stephan A DeFonzo: Vascular hole closure device. Rex Medical, Neil D Gershon, February 16, 2010: US07662161 (231 worldwide citation)

A device for closing an aperture in a vessel wall comprising an elongated member having a longitudinal axis and positionable inside the vessel against the internal opening of the aperture. The elongated member has a dimension to prevent egress of fluid through the aperture. A material forms two curv ...


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David T Green, Wayne Young, Stephan A DeFonzo, Samson Pennatto: Apparatus and method for applying surgical staples to attach an object to body tissue. United States Surgical Corporation, October 18, 1994: US05356064 (228 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is disclosed for endoscopic application of surgical staples adapted to attach surgical mesh to body tissue in laparoscopic hernia surgery. The apparatus includes a frame, and a generally elongated endoscopic section connected to the frame and extending distally therefrom. A staple stora ...


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David T Green, Henry Bolanos, Salvatore Castro, Henry Sienkiewicz, Stephan A DeFonzo, Douglas J Cuny, Wayne P Young: Seal assembly. United States Surgical Corporation, May 27, 2003: US06569120 (127 worldwide citation)

A valve assembly is provided for permitting the introduction of a surgical instrument into a patient's body while providing a substantial seal about the instrument. The valve assembly includes a sealing gasket assembly providing a fluid tight seal before instrument insertion, and is configured ...


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Henry Bolanos, Ghaleb A Sater, Stephan A DeFonzo, Wayne P Young: Umbilical cord clip and applicator. United States Surgical Corporation, October 31, 1995: US05462555 (93 worldwide citation)

An umbilical cord clip and applicator is disclosed for clamping a maternal side of an umbilical cord, applying an umbilical cord clip to a fetal side of the umbilical cord and severing the cord intermediate the clamped maternal and fetal sides of the umbilical cord. The applicator includes a first a ...