|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||604/329 ; 604/327|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 49 인용 특허 : 4|
A urine collection system for females comprised of a soft, flexible, sealing member forming a seal around the external urethral ostium, by conformation to and adhesion to the tissue surface. A conduit, or drain, passes through the sealing member leading to collection and storage means for the urine. A positioning or orientation member is provided to achieve alignment of the conduit lumen through the sealing member with the urethral orifice.
An enclosed, self-contained female urine collection system which can be worn for extended periods of time and which avoids the necessity for catheterization, whereby transurethral transport of micro-organisms are avoided, or minimized, said system comprised of in combination: (a) a flexible conduit for conducting urine from the urethral ostium to a urine collection and storage zone, said conduit having an internal diameter essentially the same as the urethra, and said conduit having disposed therein a movable, urethral positioning member whereby said con...