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Publication numberUSD350393 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/002,351
Publication dateSep 6, 1994
Filing dateDec 8, 1992
Publication number002351, 29002351, US D350393 S, US D350393S, US-S-D350393, USD350393 S, USD350393S
InventorsLaurence A. Potter
Original AssigneeTeleflex, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Low profile gastrostomy catheter
US D350393 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a low profile gastrostomy catheter, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a front elevational view;

FIG. 2 is a rear elevational view;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view, the left side elevational view being a mirror image thereto;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view.

Non-Patent Citations
1Alternatives in Gastrostomy Management: The Button, 1989; Reynolds, et al.
2Bard "The Button Replacement Gastrostomy Device" 3 pp.
3Biosearch Medical Products Inc "Pee Wee A Low Profile Gastrostomy Feeding Kit" 1 p.
4Entech, Inc. advertisement "Triple Port Gastrostomy Catheters" 1 p.
5Feeding Gastrostomy Button: Experience and Recommendations; 1988; Gauderer, et al.
6Flesciflo advertisement "Obturator, low Profile Gastrostomy Device" Y Port Connector With Right Angle Adapter 1 p.
7Flexiflo advertisement entitled Replacement Gastrostomy Devices 1989.
8Medical Innovations Corporation advertisement entitled MIC--"KEY" Skin Level Gastrostomy Feeding Kit 1991.
9Sandoz "Gastro Port" pp. 8, 9.
10The Gastro-port: An Alternative to the Button; 1991; Faller.
11The Gastrostomy "Button"--A Simple, Skin-Level, Nonrefluxing Device for Long-Term Enteral Feedings; 1984; Gauderer, et al.
12The Gastrostomy Button: A Prospective Assessment of Safety, Success, and Spectrum of Use; 1989; Foutch, et al.
13The Gastrostomy Feeding Button; 1987; Huth, et al.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/108, D24/110