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Publication numberUSD616555 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/343,450
Publication dateMay 25, 2010
Filing dateSep 14, 2009
Priority dateSep 14, 2009
Publication number29343450, 343450, US D616555 S1, US D616555S1, US-S1-D616555, USD616555 S1, USD616555S1
InventorsThora Thorgilsdottir, Arni Thor Ingimundarson, Palmi Einarsson
Original AssigneeOssur Hf
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Orthopedic device
US D616555 S1
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for an orthopedic device, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a first perspective view of the orthopedic device according to the invention.

FIG. 2 is a second perspective view of the orthopedic device according to the invention.

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view according to the orthopedic device of FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 is a first side elevational view according to the orthopedic device of FIG. 1.

FIG. 5 is a second side elevational view according to the orthopedic device of FIG. 1.

FIG. 6 is a top plan view according to the orthopedic device of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view according to the orthopedic device of FIG. 1.

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