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Publication numberUSD398996 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/067,417
Publication dateSep 29, 1998
Filing dateFeb 27, 1997
Publication number067417, 29067417, US D398996 S, US D398996S, US-S-D398996, USD398996 S, USD398996S
InventorsRicardo J. Simmons, Rebecca A. Blough, Donald J. Fournier
Original AssigneeSmith & Nephew, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Threaded screw cannula
US D398996 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a threaded screw cannula, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a threaded screw cannula showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front end elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a back elevational view thereof.

Non-Patent Citations
1"Arthroscopy of the Shoulder", H. Resch and E. Beck (eds.), Figs. 28 and 92, 1992.
2Clear-Trac Cannula, Acufex brochure, Aug. 1993, and sketch of earlier version with handle.
3Femoral Guide, Linvatec publication prior to Oct. 20, 1992!.
4Photograph of Acufex 7mm ACL Cannula first sold May 3, 1994.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/140, D24/146