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Publication numberUSD613403 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/329,227
Publication dateApr 6, 2010
Filing dateDec 10, 2008
Priority dateDec 10, 2008
Also published asCA130968S
Publication number29329227, 329227, US D613403 S1, US D613403S1, US-S1-D613403, USD613403 S1, USD613403S1
InventorsWayne Poll, Matthew Huddleston, Thomas J. Ward, Caroline M. Crisafulli, Adam Landis
Original AssigneeMinimally Invasive Devices, Llc
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Sheath tip for maintaining surgical scope visualization
US D613403 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for sheath tip for maintaining surgical scope visualization, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a sheath tip for maintaining surgical scope visualization showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is another front perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front planer view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear planar view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom side planar view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a right side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 9 is a rear perspective view thereof.

The broken lines shown in the drawings are included for the purpose of illustrating environment and form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
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2International Search Report in PCT/US2008/067426, mailed Jan. 14, 2009 (5 pages).
3Notice of Allowance in U.S. Appl. No. 29/329,221, mailed Aug. 9, 2009 (10 pages).
4Ohdaira et al., "Antifogging effects of a socket-type device with the superhydrophilic, titanium dioxide-coated glass for the laparoscope", Surg., Endosc, 21, pp. 333-338, 2007.
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US9050037Dec 10, 2009Jun 9, 2015Minimally Invasive Devices, Inc.View optimizer and stabilizer for use with surgical scopes
US9078562Jun 22, 2011Jul 14, 2015Minimally Invasive Devices, Inc.Systems and methods for optimizing and maintaining visualization of a surgical field during the use of surgical scopes
U.S. ClassificationD24/138