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Publication numberUSD340981 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/714,085
Publication dateNov 2, 1993
Filing dateJun 11, 1991
Publication number07714085, 714085, US D340981 S, US D340981S, US-S-D340981, USD340981 S, USD340981S
InventorsLarry L. Hood, Gregg Hughes
Original AssigneeAdvanced Osseous Technologies, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use
US D340981 S
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  1. The ornamental design for an ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view thereof, the opposite side elevational view of which is identical to that shown in FIG. 3;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is an end elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is an end elevational view thereof, opposite that shown in FIG. 5.

The broken line showing of the connector in FIGS. 1-4 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
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2"Complete Replacement Arthroplasty of the Hip by the Ring Prosthesis", The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, P. A. Ring, pp. 720-731 (British) vol. 50B, No. 4, Nov. 1968.
3"Proximal Femoral Osteotomy in Difficult Revision Hip Surgery: How to Revise the Unrevisable" by Hugh H. Cameron, Ph. D., Contemporary Orthopaedics, May 1989, vol. 18, No. 5.
4Biological Fixation of the Porocoat AML® Hip--Manual for Pre-Operative Planning and Recommended Surgical Technique (1984) by Charles A. Engh, M.D., and J. Dennis Bobyn, Ph. D.
5Orthopedic Catalog, Richards Manufacturing Co. Inc., pp. 10, 14, 20 ©1981.
6Photographs 1-3 illustrating an ultrasonic aspiration surgical tool used in neural surgery, designed by Dr. David Wuchinich and disclosed in 1967.
7Photographs 4-15 illustrating three ultrasonic surgical tools manufactured by Quinton and distributed by Howmedica, Inc. in 1985.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/146, D24/133