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Publication numberUSD341202 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/714,099
Publication dateNov 9, 1993
Filing dateJun 11, 1991
Publication number07714099, 714099, US D341202 S, US D341202S, US-S-D341202, USD341202 S, USD341202S
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 D341202 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 side elevational view opposite that disclosed in FIG. 3 is identical to that shown in FIG. 3;

FIG. 4 is an end elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is an end elevational view thereof opposite that shown in FIG. 4.

The broken line showing of the connector in FIGS. 1-3 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
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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 ©1981 pp. 10, 14, 20.
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 Qinton and distributed by Howmedica, Inc. in 1985.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/146, D24/133