GB0321885D0 - Surgical instrument and method - Google Patents

Surgical instrument and method

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Publication number
GB0321885D0
GB0321885D0 GB0321885A GB0321885A GB0321885D0 GB 0321885 D0 GB0321885 D0 GB 0321885D0 GB 0321885 A GB0321885 A GB 0321885A GB 0321885 A GB0321885 A GB 0321885A GB 0321885 D0 GB0321885 D0 GB 0321885D0
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Prior art keywords
surgical
instrument
method
surgical instrument
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Withdrawn
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GB0321885A
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GB2406057A (en )
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Gyrus Medical Ltd
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Gyrus Medical Ltd
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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/32Surgical cutting instruments
    • A61B17/320016Endoscopic cutting instruments, e.g. arthroscopes, resectoscopes
    • A61B17/32002Endoscopic cutting instruments, e.g. arthroscopes, resectoscopes with continuously rotating, oscillating or reciprocating cutting instruments
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B18/04Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating
    • A61B18/12Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating by passing a current through the tissue to be heated, e.g. high-frequency current
    • A61B18/14Probes or electrodes therefor
    • A61B18/1485Probes or electrodes therefor having a short rigid shaft for accessing the inner body through natural openings
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B17/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods, e.g. tourniquets
    • A61B17/32Surgical cutting instruments
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B2018/00053Mechanical features of the instrument of device
    • A61B2018/00184Moving parts
    • A61B2018/00202Moving parts rotating
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B2018/00571Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body for achieving a particular surgical effect
    • A61B2018/00589Coagulation
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B18/00Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B18/04Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating
    • A61B18/12Surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body by heating by passing a current through the tissue to be heated, e.g. high-frequency current
    • A61B18/14Probes or electrodes therefor
    • A61B2018/1472Probes or electrodes therefor for use with liquid electrolyte, e.g. virtual electrodes
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B2218/00Details of surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body
    • A61B2218/001Details of surgical instruments, devices or methods for transferring non-mechanical forms of energy to or from the body having means for irrigation and/or aspiration of substances to and/or from the surgical site
    • A61B2218/007Aspiration
GB0321885A 2003-09-18 2003-09-18 Surgical instrument and method Withdrawn GB0321885D0 (en)

Priority Applications (1)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
GB0321885A GB0321885D0 (en) 2003-09-18 2003-09-18 Surgical instrument and method

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Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
GB0321885A GB0321885D0 (en) 2003-09-18 2003-09-18 Surgical instrument and method

Publications (2)

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GB0321885D0 true GB0321885D0 (en) 2003-10-22
GB2406057A true GB2406057A (en) 2005-03-23

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Families Citing this family (1)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
DE102008006880A1 (en) 2008-01-31 2009-08-06 Karl Storz Gmbh & Co. Kg A bipolar coagulation

Family Cites Families (3)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US5364395A (en) * 1993-05-14 1994-11-15 West Jr Hugh S Arthroscopic surgical instrument with cauterizing capability
GB2379878B (en) * 2001-09-21 2004-11-10 Gyrus Medical Ltd Electrosurgical system and method
US6610059B1 (en) * 2002-02-25 2003-08-26 Hs West Investments Llc Endoscopic instruments and methods for improved bubble aspiration at a surgical site

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