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Publication numberUSD466213 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/151,465
Publication dateNov 26, 2002
Filing dateNov 9, 2001
Priority dateNov 9, 2001
Publication number151465, 29151465, US D466213 S1, US D466213S1, US-S1-D466213, USD466213 S1, USD466213S1
InventorsEva S. Snitkin, Kimberly A. Anderson, Johann J. Neisz, Johannes N. Gaston, Douglas J. VanOrnum
Original AssigneeAms Research Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Surgical instrument
US D466213 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a surgical instrument, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a surgical instrument showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a left side view;

FIG. 3 is a right side view;

FIG. 4 is a top view;

FIG. 5 is a bottom view;

FIG. 6 is a front view; and,

FIG. 7 is a rear-end view.

The broken line showing of the end of the surgical instrument in FIGS. 1-5 and 7 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
1InFast™ Sling System, American Medical Systems, 2 pages, 2001.
2Precision Tack™ Transvaginal Suture Anchor System Instructions for Use, Boston Scientific MicrovasiveŽ, 4 pages 1998.
3Precision Twist™ Transvaginal Anchor System, Boston Scientific MicrovasiveŽ, 2 pages 2000.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/145, D24/133, D24/147