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Publication numberUSD532107 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/202,831
Publication dateNov 14, 2006
Filing dateApr 5, 2004
Priority dateJun 25, 2003
Publication number202831, 29202831, US D532107 S1, US D532107S1, US-S1-D532107, USD532107 S1, USD532107S1
InventorsJames A. Peterson, David B. Herridge, Chad D. Naegli, John L. Shannon, Jr., Christopher J. Sperry, David M. Stoen
Original AssigneeIncisive Surgical, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Tissue fastening instrument
US D532107 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. We claim the ornamental design for tissue fastening instrument, as shown.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a tissue fastening instrument according to an embodiment of the invention;

FIG. 2 is a side view of a tissue fastening instrument according to an embodiment of the invention;

FIG. 3 is a top view of a tissue fastening instrument according to an embodiment of the invention;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view of a tissue fastening instrument according to an embodiment of the invention;

FIG. 5 is a front view of a tissue fastening instrument according to an embodiment of the invention; and,

FIG. 6 is a rear view of a tissue fastening instrument according to an embodiment of the invention.

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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD24/145