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Vladimir M Fedotov, Vladimir P Kharchenko, Iosif L Lipovsky, Tatyana L Ivanova: Ligating instrument. Vsesojuzny Nauchno Issledovatelsky I Ispytatelny Institute Meditsinskoi Tekhniki, Fleit Jacobson Cohn & Price, December 16, 1986: US04629107 (384 worldwide citation)

A ligating instrument comprising an anvil body and a staple driving body with a longitudinal groove which accommodates a staple magazine with staple pushers and a wedge. The latter is mounted on a carriage arranged in guides provided on the lateral walls of the staple driving body. The instrument in ...


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InBae Yoon: Ligating instrument and methods of ligating tissue in endoscopic operative procedures. November 5, 1996: US05571120 (166 worldwide citation)

A ligating instrument includes a handle for securing a proximal end of a ligating device externally of the body with one hand, the ligating device defining a lumen for passage therethrough of a length of ligature material formed with a ligature loop for being disposed externally of a distal end of t ...


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Munir Ahmed: Endoscopic ligating instrument for applying elastic bands. Marvin J Marnock, June 14, 1994: US05320630 (158 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic instrument for ligating multiple lesions within a hollow body organ. A flexible endoscope 10 is provided with a pair of tubular members 25, 26 affixed to the insertion end of the endoscope and a plurality of elastic ligating rings 50 are mounted side-by-side on one of the tubular membe ...


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John R Montgomery, Milton W Brumaghim, Jose C Deniega: Surgical ligating instrument. American Cyanamid Company, Charles F Costello Jr, May 5, 1987: US04662373 (138 worldwide citation)

An improved surgical ligating instrument has been invented. The improvements comprise crimping means having canted jaws and advancing means having a clip actuator, said actuator having a first and second pawl in alternate relationship.


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Todd J Polk, Francis E McGowan: Surgical ligating instrument and method. KLI, Miller & Prestia, October 7, 1980: US04226239 (118 worldwide citation)

A surgical ligating instrument is provided for tubal ligation within the human and/or animal body, by the application of two or more elastic rings to anatomical tubes such as Fallopian tubes. The instrument is constructed to grasp a Fallopian tube, to draw it into an elongated tubular member, and to ...


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John R Montgomery, Milton W Brumaghim, Jose C Deniega: Surgical ligating instrument. American Cyanamid Company, Charles F Costello Jr, March 18, 1986: US04576166 (112 worldwide citation)

An improved surgical ligating instrument has been invented. The improvements comprise a crimping mechanism having canted jaws and an advancing mechanism having a clip actuator, said actuator having a first and a second pawl in alternate relationship.


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Donald D Juska: Positive feed system for a surgical ligating instrument. Senmed, Frost & Jacobs, February 25, 1986: US04572183 (102 worldwide citation)

An improved clip feed system for a surgical ligating instrument of the type having first and second clip-clamping jaws at its forward end, a pair of handles to shift the jaws between open, clip-feeding and closed, clip-clamping positions, an elongated tube-like clip magazine containing a plurality o ...


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Van Hoorn Marc E J: Surgical ligating instrument of the endoscope type. September 25, 1973: US3760810 (100 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument for ligating internal structures of a cavity in the human body, such as internal hemorrhoids, by means of at least one elastic cord comprises two tubes mounted for relative sliding movement one inside the other, the inner tube protruding at the front of the outer tube. A grip m ...


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James A Favaron: Clip stop for a surgical ligating instrument. Senmed, Frost & Jacobs, October 29, 1985: US04549544 (98 worldwide citation)

An improved clip pusher and stop system for a surgical ligator of the type having first and second clip-clamping jaws, a pair of handles to actuate the jaws, a magazine of ligating clips, a pusher track extending to the forward ends of the jaws, a pusher to transfer a clip along the pusher track fro ...


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Munir Ahmed: Endoscopic ligating instrument. Marvin J Marnock, October 31, 1995: US05462559 (89 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic instrument for ligating multiple lesions within a hollow body organ. A flexible endoscope 10 is provided with channels 16-21 for accomodating means for illumination, viewing and application of suction and is also provided with a hollow tubular member 101 affixed to the insertion end of ...