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Publication numberUSD345794 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/714,091
Publication dateApr 5, 1994
Filing dateJun 11, 1991
Publication number07714091, 714091, US D345794 S, US D345794S, US-S-D345794, USD345794 S, USD345794S
InventorsLarry I. Hood, Gregg Hughes
Original AssigneeAdvanced Osseous Technologies, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
An ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use
US D345794 S
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for an ultrasonic cutting tool for medical use, as shown and described.
Description

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

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof, the view opposite that shown in FIG. 2 is identical to that shown in FIG. 2;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof, the view opposite that shown 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 the connector in FIGS. 1-3 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
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6Orthopedic Catalog Richards Manufacturing Co. Inc., pp. 10, 14, 20 ®1981.
7Photographs 1-3 illustrating an ultrasonic aspiration surgical tool used in neural surgery, designed by Dr. David Wuchinich and disclosed in 1967.
8Photographs 4-15 illustrating three ultrasonic surgical tools manufactured by Quinton and distributed by Howmedica, Inc. in 1985.
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD24/144, D24/146