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Henri F DeGuillebon, Emmanuel Manetakis: Safety locking mechanism for a medical clip device. Microline, Don Halgren, May 27, 2003: US06569171 (378 worldwide citation)

An elongated medical clip applying device having a hand holdable housing at a proximal end thereof and a barrel clip-dispenser at a distal end thereof is arranged for dispensing squeezable clips onto a mammalian tissue. The device includes a hollow inner sleeve arranged within the housing. The sleev ...


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John C Meade: Medical clip device with cyclical pusher mechanism. Microline, Don Halgren, October 23, 2001: US06306149 (365 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a clip feeder arrangement for supportive receipt in a handle of a medical clip stapling gun, for the advancement of a plurality of clips seriatim by a trigger mechanism in the handle to a location between a pair of pincher jaws. A distalmost clip of the plurality of ...


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Henri de Guillebon, Emmanuel Manetakis: Medical clip applying device. Microline Pentax, Greenblum & Bernstein, June 28, 2005: US06911033 (261 worldwide citation)

A medical clip applying device for crimping a clip onto a mammalian tissue. The clip applying device comprises a handle grip assembly having a handle and a pivotable trigger arranged onto the handle grip assembly. An elongated cartridge support channel is arranged onto a distal end of the handle gri ...


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Curtis W Thornton, Harold G Carruthers: High capacity medical clip feeding and dispensing mechanism. Edward Weck Incorporated, Rosenblatt & Associates, September 21, 1993: US05246450 (131 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a means for applying a substantially constant force to move clips in queue within an applicator, as well as means for more effectively dispensing the endmost clip from a column of abrasive clips within an applicator. The constant force means generally comprises a const ...


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Irving Kalikow: Ladder-type medical clip feeding mechanism. Microline, Don Halgren, August 21, 2001: US06277131 (127 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a clip feeder arrangement for supportive receipt in a handle of a medical clip stapling gun to permit the advancement of a plurality of clips seriatim by a trigger mechanism in the handle to a location between a pair of pincher jaws. A distalmost clip of that plurali ...


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Peter H McQuilkin, Marcus Filshie: Medical clip. Femcare, Salter & Michaelson, November 19, 1996: US05575802 (127 worldwide citation)

The clip which is suitable for sexual sterilization or other medical use is constructed from a single plastic moulding with a silicone rubber lining. The clip has a front latch which comprises a pivotable section of the lower jaw which ensures positive latching of the clip.


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Emmanuel Manetakis, Henri F DeGuillebon, Ly Ung: Reduced diameter clip applying arrangement. Microline PENTAX, Greenblum & Bernstein, February 20, 2007: US07179265 (78 worldwide citation)

A clip applying device for the insertion and pinching of a medical clip within a mammalian body portion. The device comprises a housing supporting a proximal end of a delivery tube of the device. A pair of pinchable jaws are movably arranged at a distal end of the delivery tube. The device contains ...


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Emmanuel Manetakis, Henri de Guillebon: Medical clip applier safety arrangement. Microline, Don Halgren, January 11, 2005: US06840945 (70 worldwide citation)

A medical clip dispenser apparatus for the pinching of a medical clip or staple about a portion of a mammalian body tissue. The apparatus comprises an elongated support beam having a distal end with a stationary lower housing thereon, and a distally movable hollow cinch slidably disposed on the lowe ...


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Robert M Baucom: Medical clip. The United States of America represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Howard J Osborn, John R Manning, Wallace J Nelson, November 22, 1983: US04416266 (51 worldwide citation)

An X-ray transparent and biological inert medical clip for treating aneurisms and the like and process for producing same wherein a graphite reinforced composite film 15, 16, 20 and 21 (FIGS. 1a-1d) is molded into a unitary structure having a pair of "hourglass" like cavities 30, 31 (FIG. 2) hinged ...


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Theroux Marc, Menn Pavel, Manetakis Emmanuel, Aliski Peter, Mazejka Brian: Medical clip applying device. Microline Pentax, February 28, 2007: EP1757236-A2 (41 worldwide citation)

A medical clip applying device (50) for crimping a clip (52a,b). The device has a body assembly (62) having a handle and a squeezable trigger (64), a barrel (72) having a first end extending into the body assembly (62), a pair of jaws (56) arranged on a second end of the barrel (72), the jaws (56) a ...