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Apparatus and methods for repairing hernias

국가/구분 United States(US) Patent 등록
국제특허분류(IPC7판) A61B-019/00   
미국특허분류(USC) 606/151 ; 606/213 ; 128/887
출원번호 US-0595956 (1990-10-11)
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인용정보 피인용 횟수 : 263  인용 특허 : 0
초록

A method and system for the repair of hernias through laparoscopic techniques including plugging and patching, the system comprising a first assembly having a tubular sheath; a tubular plunger located within and moveable with respect to the sheath, the plunger having a distal end spaced proximally of the distal end of the sheath and a proximal end extending proximally of the proximal end of the sheath; a plug within the sheath at the distal end and moveable from interior thereof to exterior thereof upon manipulation of the proximal ends of the sheath and...

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A method for the plugging of a hernia opening through laparoscopic techniques comprising the steps of: providing a tubular sheath having a distal end and a proximal end with an outer diameter to slide within a laparoscopic port; providing a tubular plunger located within and moveable with respect to the sheath, the plunger having a distal end spaced proximally of the distal end of the sheath and a proximal end extending proximally of the proximal end of the sheath, providing a non-tubular plug with a generally cylindrical configuration and having an oute...

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