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Schweizer Edward E: Suture applicator. Stidham Melvin R, October 22, 1974: US3842840 (262 worldwide citation)

The disclosure is of a suturing clamp in which the jaws are moved toward each other to a pre-set position wherein the flesh is firmly, but not too tightly clamped. A bifurcated needle is moveably carried on one of the jaws and a length of suture is extended from a bobbin on the clamp to a grip at th ...


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Schweizer Edward E: Suture applicator. April 30, 1974: US3807407 (157 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument for mechanically suturing an incision or wound comprising first and second pivotally interconnected jaw elements, a replaceable suture magazine containing a single looped suture, the free ends of which are provided with short needles, means on said first jaw for supporting said ...


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Juan C Parodi: Systems and methods for applying a suture within a blood vesel lumen. Aptus Endosystems, Ryan Kromholz & Manion SC, October 5, 2004: US06800081 (113 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods apply a suture within a blood vessel lumen. The systems and methods advance within a blood vessel lumen a catheter tube having a distal region that carries a suture applicator. The systems and methods operate the suture applicator from a location external to the blood vessel lume ...


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Juan C Parodi: Systems and methods for applying a suture within a blood vessel lumen. Aptus Endosystems, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, June 9, 2009: US07544198 (17 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods apply a suture within a blood vessel lumen. The systems and methods advance within a blood vessel lumen a catheter tube having a distal region that carries a suture applicator. The systems and methods operate the suture applicator from a location external to the blood vessel lume ...


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Manouchehr Miraki, Yoon H Kwon, Frank Nguyen: Surgical puncture cinch and closure system. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Guy L Cumberbatch, Ryan E Lindsey, August 6, 2013: US08500757 (12 worldwide citation)

A system for forming a purse string suture, including a suture applicator having a proximal handle, a length of suture wound on a spool, and a hollow suture needle extending from a distal end of the handle. The suture needle projects distally from the handle in a helical shape and terminates in a sh ...


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MANOUCHEHR MIRAKI: Surgical puncture cinch and closure system. EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION, Hauser David L, February 10, 2011: WO/2011/017150 (3 worldwide citation)

A system for forming a purse string suture, including a suture applicator having a proximal handle having a suture spool mounted thereon or in an internal chamber. A length of suture is partly wound on the spool, and a hollow suture needle extends from a distal end of the handle and contains a free ...


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Parodi Juan Carlos: Device for fixing an endovascular prosthesis. Parodi Juan C, May 7, 2003: EP1308131-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A device for suturing against the wall (6) of a blood vessel lumen (v), and comprising: a catheter tube (b) having a distal region (c) sized to be advanced within a blood vessel lumen; an expandable body (c) carried by the distal region which can be expanded against the blood vessel wall; and a sutu ...


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Parodi Juan Carlos: Device for fixing an endovascular prosthesis in place. Parodi Juan C, September 15, 1999: EP0941715-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

An endovascular device for the application of prostheses (5) with sutures (9) which, making up the access route for a suture applicator (d) of the type with a rotary applicator head (8) for spiral sutures (9), can be introduced endoluminally into a vascular channel (v) for the application, the walls ...


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Ofek Levin, Arie Levy, Lena Levin: Apparatus and method for suturing. Via Surgical, Brown Rudnick, Thomas C Meyers, October 10, 2017: US09782162

The invention generally relates to devices and methods for suturing tissue. The invention provides methods and devices for suturing by pushing two ends of a suture through tissue from a proximal side of the tissue and fastening the two ends together on a distal side of the tissue through one operati ...


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Parodi Juan Carlos: Dispositif endovasculaire pour lapplication de protheses dotees de sutures, Endovascular device for application of prostheses with sutures. Parodi Juan Carlos, Parodi Juan Carlos, MCFADDEN FINCHAM, September 9, 2008: CA2265136

There is disclosed an endovascular device for application of prosthesis with sutures which makes up the access route for a suture applicator of the type with a rotary applicator head for spiral sutures and can be introduced endoluminally into a vascular channel for the application, the walls thereof ...