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Publication numberUS2576766 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateNov 27, 1951
Filing dateJun 21, 1948
Priority dateJun 21, 1948
Publication numberUS 2576766 A, US 2576766A, US-A-2576766, US2576766 A, US2576766A
InventorsEdward Sokolik
Original AssigneeEdward Sokolik
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Syringe
US 2576766 A
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E. SOKOLIK Nov. 27, 1951 SYRINGE Filed June 21, 1948 iatenteci Nov. 27, 1951 UNITED STATES PATENT OFFICE SYRINGE Edward Sokolik, New Brighton, Minn.

Application June 21, 1948, Serial No. 34,159

My present invention relates to improvement in syringes for general use especially for feminine use and the object is to provide a Syringe that intromits and simultaneously withdraws a syringing fluid.

Further advantages Will be apparent as the novel combination, arrangement and .construction are subsequently specified and claimed.

In the drawings herewith:

Fig. 1 is an elevation of the invention;

Fig. 2 is a transverse section on line 2-2, Figure 1; and

Fig. 3 is a transverse section on line 3--3, Figure 1. v

The syringe 3 is comprised of a nozzle 4 and a cross-head fitting 5 provided with compressible bulbs, a supply bulb 2!! and receiving bulb 23 adaptably connected preferably by a screwthreaded joint 8. The nozzle 4 has an open end 6 adapted for connection to the fitting 5 and a closed end I. Formed in the nozzle 4, extending from the open end 6 up to the closed end I, is a central outlet passageway l .and inlet passageways II, at least one on each opposite side of said central passageway Ill. The central outlet passageway ID is transitioned into a preferably circular connection means with a discharge orifice I2 formed therein. This connection means is illustrated as being in the form of a shank, and the open end I3 of the inlet passageways H, is preferably provided with screw-threads 8, which run deep enough to permit the tube M in the cross-head fitting to sealably engage the connecting means of the open end I2 by detachably connecting the preferably reducing elbowshaped fitting 5 by the screw-threaded joint 8. Formed in the periphery of the nozzle 4, are dispersed outlet apertures ll leading from the inlet passage-ways II, and inlet apertures l8 leading to the outlet passage-way Ill.

The nozzle 4, as illustrated, is shaped to conform to the vagina as indicated at I9, and is provided With a radially flaring flange 9 to prevent the extrusion of the syringing fluid.

The cross-head fitting 5 comprises preferably an elbow-shaped inlet casing 16 so curved as to facilitate convenient application of the syringe 3 and to promote gravitational flow of the syringing fluid, and is provided preferably with screwthreads 2| to connect with the screw-threads 8, and adapted to connect at the other end [5 thereof to the supply bulb 20. Concentrically disposed in said preferably elbow-shaped casing I6, is an outlet tube It adapted to connect with the connection means of the discharge opening 12 and 6 Claims. (01. 128-240) emerging from the casing l6, preferably in the form of a shank 22 adapted for connection to the receiving bulb 23. The bulbs 20 and 23 are of elastic material having compressible characteristics, and in operation the receiving bulb 23 is compressed first, and subsequently released to effect a suctioning function. The supply bulb 2B is then compressed to intromit into the shank I5, the fluid, which is simultaneously suctioned up by the bulb 23 as same is assuming the form of a balloon. The bulbs 20 and 23 are adapted to be manipulated in the palm of the hand and to serve as shankhandles, whereby to apply the nozzle 4.

This is a preferable form of the invention and other forms are possible with respect to the scope and concept of the subjoined claims.

I claim:

1. An improved two-way feminine syringe of the character described, comprising: a two-way nozzle including an internally applicable syringing portion and'an externally applicable head portion, a pair of inlet passageways extending longitudinally in the nozzle, a central outlet passageway extending longitudinally between said inlet passageways, the nozzle havin dispersed outlet apertures in the periphery of the syringing portion leading from the inlet passageways and dispersed inlet apertures in the periphery of the syringing portion leading to the outlet passageway; said head portion including a radially flaring flange to afford a barrier to the extrusion of the syringing fluid, a two-way cross-head fitting connected to the nozzle, said cross-head fitting having an inlet passageway communicating with the inlet passageways of the nozzle and an outlet entrant tube communicating with the connecting means of the central outlet passageway; a pair of compressible bulbs, one a supply bulb in communication with the inlet passageway of the cross-head fitting, the other receiving bulb in communication with the outlet entrant tube of the cross-head fitting.

2. The structure of the nozzle as defined in claim 1, in which, the nozzle is of a substantially arcuate shape.

3. The structure of the nozzle defined in claim 1, in which the nozzle is of a substantially clavate shape.

4. The structure of the' nozzle defined in claim 1, in which, the girth and length of the nozzle is adapted to distend the folds of the vagina and to extend up to the uterus for universally effective syringing.

5. A manufacture of the class described, comconnecting portion,

3 prising a two-way nozzle and a two-way crosshead fitting detachably connected to said nozzle, said two-way nozzle including a syringing portion and a connecting portion, said syringing portion having a plurality of inlet passageways ex- 5 tending longitudinally therein and through the outlet apertures formed through the periphery of said syringing portion and leading from the inlet passageways; an outthrough the periphery of said syringing portion and leading from the inlet passageways; an outlet passageway extending longitudinally and centrally therein and axially through the connecting portion, inlet apertures formed through the periphery of said syringing portion and leading to the outlet passageway; and said connecting portion having a flange radially flaring outwardly, means for connecting the nozzle to the fitting and let passageway: extending longitudinally'and 'cemi0, oriflci'afmeans formedfaxiallyginz the :connecting trally therein and'axially through theconnectin'g portion, inlet apertures formed through the periphery of said syringing portion and leading tothe outlet passageway; and said connecting por-- tion having a, flange radially flaring outwardly, 15

means for connecting the nozzle to the-fitting and orificial means formed axiallyyin theiconnecting.

means, afiording a connecting outlet for the outlet passageway; said cross-head fitting comprising a reducing elbow-shaped, inlet casing, the larger 0 end of which .is adapted forsd-etachable connection to. the nozzle-and thereducedend provided :with a compressible fluid supplyjbulb in flowing com-r munication with the inlet passageways of the-nozzle;:said casing being provided with; arr outletem 25 tran-t tube beneath the, reduced" end,z:said tube being' provided with arcompressible :fluidweceiving bu-lb and communicating with the outlet, pas-5 sageway-of thevnozzle through thei-orificia-lsconnecting means, thevfittingwbeing; shapedsso that 30 the supplyvbulb is uprightly' disposed in use :and so that the receiving bulb iscsubstantiallyqhorizontally disposed in use,;-therebyfacilitating gravitational fluid flow and operating of =the syringe;

. 6. A: manufacture :of the class described; comprising a two-way, nozzle-and: a two wayzcresshead fitting detachably connected to -said?noz zle, said two-way; nozzle including, asyringing portion and a connecting portion, said syringing portion having a plurality of inlet passageways extending longitudinally therein and through the connecting portion, 1 outlet. apertures formed meansfaffording a connecting outletfor' the outlet passageway; said cross-head fitting comprising an inlet casing provided with an entrant out- ;:let tube, the inner end of which is in axial communication with the connecting orificial means and-the *ou-ter end of which is provided with a ,-fluid. receiving ,b1ilb, said inlet casing having an inlet passageway encompassing the entrant tube, communicating with the inlet passageways of the nozzle and said casing being provided a supply zbulb acomm unioating: With the jinlet --pa-ssage- .waytf'ofzsaidica-singzsaid ibulbs being compressible and adapted togserveras; handles in the applicae tionc-rof the-manufacture EDWARD SOKOLIKL -..REEERENGES CITED,

The followingreferences are of record in the file of this patent:

. ;UI\TITF;D I STATES. :BATENTS .:France-; --.July 10, 1912

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Classifications
U.S. Classification604/37, 604/39, 604/215, 604/911
International ClassificationA61M3/00, A61M3/02
Cooperative ClassificationA61M3/0283, A61M3/0262
European ClassificationA61M3/02D8C