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John P Albright, Robert K Martin, John A Dyson: Suturing device and method for using same. University of Iowa Research Foundation, Zarley McKee Thomte Voorhees & Sease, January 15, 1985: US04493323 (478 worldwide citation)

The device of the present invention comprises an elongated tube which is adapted to be inserted into the body so that its internal end is positioned adjacent the tissue which is to be sutured. A plunger is sized to slide within the tube and includes at one end a grasping mechanism for releaseably gr ...


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Charles C Hart: T-anchor suturing device and method for using same. Applied Medical Resources Corporation, Richard L Myers, May 6, 1997: US05626614 (474 worldwide citation)

A surgical apparatus includes a needle having an outer surface and an anchor bar disposed in sliding engagement with the needle. A suture has a first end attached to the anchor bar and a second end extending laterally of the anchor bar and outwardly of the needle. A pusher is movable coaxially of th ...


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Hart Charles C: T-anchor suturing device and method for using same. Applied Medical Resources Corporation, MYERS Richard L, July 3, 1997: WO/1997/023157

A surgical appparatus includes a needle (36) having an outer surface and an anchor bar (32) disposed in sliding engagement with the needle (36). A suture (34) has a first end attached to the anchor bar (32) and a second end extending laterally of the anchor bar (32) and outwardly of the needle (36). ...