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Surgical stapling apparatus

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CA2304750A1
CA2304750A1 CA 2304750 CA2304750A CA2304750A1 CA 2304750 A1 CA2304750 A1 CA 2304750A1 CA 2304750 CA2304750 CA 2304750 CA 2304750 A CA2304750 A CA 2304750A CA 2304750 A1 CA2304750 A1 CA 2304750A1
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device
stapling
articulating
surgical
units
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Keith L. Milliman
Frank J. Viola
Joseph P. Orban, Iii
Randolph F. Lehn
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United States Surgical Corp
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United States Surgical Corporation
Keith L. Milliman
Frank J. Viola
Joseph P. Orban, Iii
Randolph F. Lehn
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Abstract

A surgical stapling device (10) particularly suited for endoscopic procedures is described. The device (10) can be used with both articulating and non-articulating disposable loading units (12a, 12b) and has a lockout assembly (80) for preventing undesired actuation.
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