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Jack Edward Smith, James J Bedi, Thomas J Sierocuk, Thomas Howard Graves Jr: Endoscopic surgical instrument with pivotable and rotatable staple cartridge. Ethicon, Paul A Coletti, August 25, 1998: US05797536 (613 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument is provided which is insertable through an endoscopic tube to enable a surgeon to perform a surgical technique inside a body cavity. The surgical instrument includes a shaft with a pivotally mounted tip attached thereto, the shaft extending from a handle for gripping the instru ...


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Jack E Smith, James J Bedi, Thomas J Sierocuk, Thomas H Graves Jr: Endoscopic surgical instrument with pivotable and rotatable staple cartridge. Ethicon, Paul A Coletti, March 4, 1997: US05607095 (567 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument is provided which is insertable through an endoscopic tube to enable a surgeon to perform a surgical technique inside a body cavity. The surgical instrument includes a shaft with a pivotally mounted tip attached thereto, the shaft extending from a handle for gripping the instru ...


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Jack E Smith, James J Bedi, Thomas J Sierocuk, Thomas H Graves Jr: Endoscopic surgical instrument with pivotable and rotatable staple cartridge. Ethicon, Paul A Coletti, July 11, 1995: US05431323 (230 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument is provided which is insertable through an endoscopic tube to enable a surgeon to perform a surgical technique inside a body cavity. The surgical instrument includes a shaft with a pivotally mounted tip attached thereto, the shaft extending from a handle for gripping the instru ...


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Smith Jack E, Bedi James J, Sierocuk Thomas J, Graves Thomas H: Endoscopic surgical instrument with pivotable and rotatable staple cartridge holding tip portion.. Ethicon, December 28, 1994: EP0630614-A1 (108 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument (50) is provided which is insertable through an endoscopic tube to enable a surgeon to perform a surgical technique inside a body cavity. The surgical instrument includes a shaft with a pivotally mounted tip (60) attached thereto, the shaft extending from a handle (80) for grip ...