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Publication numberUSD341884 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/817,405
Publication dateNov 30, 1993
Filing dateJan 6, 1992
Publication number07817405, 817405, US D341884 S, US D341884S, US-S-D341884, USD341884 S, USD341884S
InventorsRobert C. Cohen, Scott V. Cron
Original AssigneeOsteonics Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Alignment rod
US D341884 S
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  1. The ornamental design for an alignment rod, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an alignment rod showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a left side view (the right side view is the mirror image thereof);

FIG. 3 is a front view;

FIG. 4 is a rear view;

FIG. 5 is a bottom view; and,

FIG. 6 is a top view.

Non-Patent Citations
1Alignment of Total Knee Components, Richard S. Laskin, M.D. Jan. 1984, vol. 7, No. 1.
2Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics, vols. One and Two, Sixth Edition 1980 Editors Allen S. Edmonson, M.D. and A. H. Crenshaw, M.D.
3Knee Replacement Using the Insall/Burstein Total Condylar Knee System Zimmer USA, 1980.
4R.M.C. Total Knee System, Richards Manufacturing Co., Inc. 1978.
5Surgical Protocol, Multiflex Total Knee System, The 3M Company undated.
6The Sampson Femoral Fluted IM Implant Systems Technical Brochure The Sampson Corporation 1976.
7Whiteside Ortholoc, Dow Corning Wright 1983.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/133, D24/140