|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||A61B-017/00 A61F-013/20 A61M-031/00|
|미국특허분류(USC)||606/213 ; 604/60 ; 604/15 ; 606/232|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 799 인용 특허 : 6|
An instrument, a closure, and method of use for sealing an opening, e.g., a percutaneous incision or puncture, in a living being. The instrument includes a tubular carrier storing the closure. The carrier has a distally located free end to be extended through the opening. The closure comprises an anchoring portion, a sealing portion and a thin filament connected therebetween. The instrument is operated to eject the anchoring portion of the closure through the incision or puncture and to then draw that portion against the free end of the carrier. The inst...
An instrument for sealing an opening in tissue separating one portion of the body of a living being from another portion thereof, said instrument comprising carrier means for receipt of closure means, said closure means being arranged to be expelled from said carrier means, said carrier means comprising tubular means having a proximally located portion and a distally located portion, said distally located portion having a free end arranged to be introduced through said opening, said closure means comprising anchoring means, sealing means, and filament me...