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Shigeo Oi, Hiroshi Ohshima, Satoshi Hashimoto: Supporting element for staple region. Gunze, Armstrong Westerman Hattori McLeland & Naughton, May 16, 2000: US06063097 (538 worldwide citation)

A supporting element for a staple region suitable for application by an automatic stapling device employed during surgery. The supporting element comprises a fabric-like object having a tube-like shape, the supporting element in one end having a narrowed opening formed by stitching up with sewing ya ...


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Shigeo Oi, Hiroshi Ohshima, Satoshi Hashimoto: Supporting element for staple region. Gunze, Armstrong Westerman Hattori McLeland & Naughton, September 29, 1998: US05814057 (523 worldwide citation)

A supporting element for a staple region suitable for application by an automatic stapling device employed during surgery. The supporting element comprises a fabric-like object having a tube-like shape.