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Publication numberUSD421803 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/084,672
Publication dateMar 21, 2000
Filing dateMar 7, 1998
Publication number084672, 29084672, US D421803 S, US D421803S, US-S-D421803, USD421803 S, USD421803S
InventorsTibor B. Koros, Gabriel J. Koros
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Retractor for coronary artery bypass surgery
US D421803 S
Abstract  available in
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a retractor for coronary artery bypass surgery, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a retractor for coronary artery bypass surgery showing our new design; the broken line showing of the chest cavity is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design;

FIG. 2 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a is a front view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right side view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a left side view thereof.

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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD24/135