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David T Green, Henry Bolanos, Robert J Geiste, Wayne P Young, Stephen W Gerry, Frank M Rende III: Arcuate apparatus for applying two-part surgical fasteners. United States Surgical Corporation, August 5, 1997: US05653373 (554 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is disclosed for applying surgical fasteners to body tissue along an arcuate path. Each surgical fastener may be in the form of a two-part fastener having a pronged fastener portion for piercing body tissue, and an apertured retainer dimensioned and configured for engaged reception of the ...


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David T Green, Henry Bolanos, Robert J Geiste, Wayne P Young, Stephen W Gerry, Frank M Rende III: Arcuate apparatus for applying two-part surgical fasteners. United States Surgical Corporation, Thomas R Bremer, Peter G Dilworth, Rocco S Barrese, October 20, 1992: US05156315 (544 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is disclosed for applying surgical fasteners to body tissue along an arcuate path. Each surgical fastener may be in the form of a two-part fastener having a pronged fastener portion for piercing body tissue, and an apertured retainer dimensioned and configured for engaged reception of the ...


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David T Green, Henry Bolanos, Robert J Geiste, Wayne P Young, Stephen W Gerry, Frank M Rende III: Apparatus for applying two-part surgical fasteners. United States Surgical Corporation, Thomas R Bremer, Peter G Dilworth, Rocco S Barrese, October 19, 1993: US05253793 (485 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for applying at least one row of two-part surgical fasteners to body tissue, each surgical fastener having a pronged fastener portion for piercing body tissue, and an aperture retainer dimensioned and configured for engaged reception of the pronged fastener portion in interference fit ther ...


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David T Green, Henry Bolanos, Robert J Geiste, Wayne P Young, Stephen W Gerry, Frank M Rende III: Apparatus for applying two-part surgical fasteners. United States Surgical Corporation, Peter G Dilworth, Rocco S Barrese, Thomas R Bremer, October 20, 1992: US05156614 (406 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for applying at least one row of two-part surgical fasteners to body tissue, each surgical fastener having a pronged fastener portion for piercing body tissue, and an aperture retainer dimensioned and configured for engaged reception of the pronged fastener portion in interference fit ther ...


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David T Green, Henry Bolanos, Robert J Geiste, Wayne P Young, Stephen W Gerry, Frank M Rende III: Arcuate apparatus for applying two-part surgical fasteners. United States Surgical Corporation, January 10, 1995: US05379933 (384 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is disclosed for applying surgical fasteners to body tissue along an arcuate path. Each surgical fastener may be in the form of a two-part fastener having a pronged fastener portion for piercing body tissue, and an apertured retainer dimensioned and configured for engaged reception of the ...


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David T Green, Henry Bolanos, Robert J Geiste, Wayne P Young, Stephen W Gerry, Frank M Rende III: Apparatus for applying two-part surgical fasteners. United States Surgical Corporation, October 4, 1994: US05352238 (360 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for applying at least one row of two-part surgical fasteners to body tissue, each surgical fastener having a pronged fastener portion for piercing body tissue, and an aperture retainer dimensioned and configured for engaged reception of the pronged fastener portion in interference fit ther ...


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Stephen W Gerry, Philip D Calabrese, Timothy O Van Leeuwen: Circular anastomosis device. United States Surgical Corporation, September 5, 1995: US05447514 (155 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument for performing a circular anastomosis is disclosed. The instrument is provided with sealing means to permit use during endoscopic procedures. The sealing means includes a first, O-ring seal disposed intermediate of a compression member, wherein the first seal is configured and ...


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Philip D Calabrese, Frank J Viola, Stephen W Gerry: Circular anastomosis device. United States Surgical Corporation, August 1, 1995: US05437684 (142 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument for performing a circular anastomosis is disclosed. The instrument is provided with three seals to permit use during endoscopic procedures. The first seal is configured and dimensioned to at least partially contact an outer portion of a compression member and an inner portion o ...


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Stephen W Gerry, David T Green, Henry Bolanos: Handle for manipulating laparoscopic tool. United States Surgical Corporation, April 25, 1995: US05409478 (94 worldwide citation)

A handle for a laparoscopic instrument is provided for manipulating a distal laparoscopic tool. The handle includes a casing, a pivot handle pivotally attached to the casing, and an actuating shaft mechanism extending outward from the casing. Attached at the distal end of the actuating shaft opposit ...


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Stephen W Gerry: Surgical apparatus for measuring body tissue. United States Surgical Corporation, July 12, 1994: US05327908 (77 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is provided for approximating the jaw structure of surgical instrumentation. The apparatus includes a first jaw structure and a second jaw structure. The second jaw structure is disposed in spaced relation to and connected with the first jaw structure. The first and second jaw structure ...