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Frederick E Shelton IV, Joseph C Hueil, Jerome R Morgan, Leslie M Fugikawa: Surgical stapling instrument having a medical substance dispenser. Ethicon Endo Surgery, July 10, 2012: US08215531 (245 worldwide citation)

In various embodiments, an assembly of a surgical instrument is disclosed. The assembly includes a housing, a cutting member relatively movable with respect to the housing, and an agent cartridge connected to the housing. The agent cartridge houses a medical agent. The assembly is configured to deli ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV, Joseph C Hueil, Jerome R Morgan, Leslie M Fugikawa: Surgical stapling instrument having a medical substance dispenser. Ethicon Endo Surgery, August 27, 2013: US08517244 (228 worldwide citation)

In various embodiments, an assembly of a surgical instrument is disclosed. The assembly includes a housing, a cutting member relatively movable with respect to the housing, and an agent cartridge connected to the housing. The agent cartridge houses a medical agent. The assembly is configured to deli ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV, Joseph C Hueil, Jerome R Morgan, Leslie M Fugikawa: Surgical stapling instrument having a medical substance dispenser. Ethicon Endo Surgery, March 28, 2017: US09603991 (4 worldwide citation)

In various embodiments, a surgical system is disclosed. The surgical system comprises a medicament and a surgical instrument comprising a plurality of staples, a cavity configured to store the medicament, a delivery passage configured to convey the medicament from the cavity to tissue, and a firing ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV, Joseph C Hueil, Jerome R Morgan, Leslie M Fugikawa: Surgical stapling instrument having a medical substance dispenser. Ethicon Endo Surgery, K&L Gates, July 22, 2010: US20100181364-A1

In various embodiments, an assembly of a surgical instrument is disclosed. The assembly includes a housing, a cutting member relatively movable with respect to the housing, and an agent cartridge connected to the housing. The agent cartridge houses a medical agent. The assembly is configured to deli ...


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SHELTON FREDERICK E: Surgical stapling instrument having a medical substance dispenser. ETHICON ENDO SURGERY, Garner Dean L, August 4, 2011: WO/2011/094066

In various embodiments, an assembly of a surgical instrument is disclosed. The assembly includes a housing, a cutting member relatively movable with respect to the housing, and an agent cartridge connected to the housing. The agent cartridge houses a medical agent. The assembly is configured to deli ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV, Joseph C Hueil, Jerome R Morgan, Leslie M Fugikawa: Surgical stapling instrument having a medical substance dispenser. Ethicon Endo Surgery, November 1, 2012: US20120273551-A1

In various embodiments, an assembly of a surgical instrument is disclosed. The assembly includes a housing, a cutting member relatively movable with respect to the housing, and an agent cartridge connected to the housing. The agent cartridge houses a medical agent. The assembly is configured to deli ...


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SURGICAL STAPLING INSTRUMENT HAVING A MEDICAL SUBSTANCE DISPENSER. Ethicon Endo Surgery, November 28, 2013: US20130313306-A1

An end effector for use with a surgical instrument includes a plurality of staples, an agent reservoir comprising a medical agent, a dispensing passage configured to convey the medical agent from the agent reservoir to tissue, and a firing system which includes a cutting member, a movable member, an ...


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Adjunct Material to Provide Heterogeneous Drug Elution. March 2, 2017: US20170055993-A1

Adjunct material to provide drug elution is a variety of different temporal and/or spatial patterns is provided. In general, a biocompatible adjunct having a plurality of distinct regions having a plurality of distinct regions is configured to be delivered to tissue by deployment of staples in a car ...


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Medicant Eluting Adjuncts and Methods of Using Medicant Eluting Adjuncts. March 2, 2017: US20170055986-A1

Various exemplary devices and methods are provided for performing surgical procedures. In general, one or more adjuncts can be used in conjunction with surgical instruments. The adjunct(s) can have medicant(s) thereon and/or therein. The medicant(s) can vary depending on the desired effect of the me ...