US20120080336A1 - Staple cartridge comprising staples positioned within a compressible portion thereof - Google Patents

Staple cartridge comprising staples positioned within a compressible portion thereof Download PDF

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US20120080336A1
US20120080336A1 US13/097,856 US201113097856A US2012080336A1 US 20120080336 A1 US20120080336 A1 US 20120080336A1 US 201113097856 A US201113097856 A US 201113097856A US 2012080336 A1 US2012080336 A1 US 2012080336A1
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staple
staples
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Frederick E. Shelton, IV
Chester O. Baxter, III
Taylor W. Aronhalt
Joseph E. Young
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Ethicon LLC
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Ethicon Endo Surgery Inc
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Priority to US12/894,369 priority Critical patent/US20120080344A1/en
Priority to US12/894,339 priority patent/US8840003B2/en
Priority to US13/097,891 priority patent/US8864009B2/en
Priority to US13/097,936 priority patent/US8657176B2/en
Priority to US13/097,924 priority patent/US9168038B2/en
Priority to US13/097,938 priority patent/US9016542B2/en
Priority to US13/097,869 priority patent/US8857694B2/en
Priority to US13/097,907 priority patent/US9301755B2/en
Priority to US13/097,954 priority patent/US10136890B2/en
Priority to US13/097,948 priority patent/US8978954B2/en
Priority to US13/097,873 priority patent/US8740038B2/en
Priority to US13/097,856 priority patent/US20120080336A1/en
Priority to US13/097,928 priority patent/US8746535B2/en
Priority to US13/097,917 priority patent/US8777004B2/en
Priority to US13/097,865 priority patent/US9295464B2/en
Priority to US13/097,861 priority patent/US9113865B2/en
Application filed by Ethicon Endo Surgery Inc filed Critical Ethicon Endo Surgery Inc
Assigned to ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY, INC. reassignment ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY, INC. ASSIGNMENT OF ASSIGNORS INTEREST (SEE DOCUMENT FOR DETAILS). Assignors: YOUNG, JOSEPH E., ARONHALT, TAYLOR W., BAXTER, CHESTER O., III, SHELTON, FREDERICK E., IV
Priority claimed from US13/242,066 external-priority patent/US20120080498A1/en
Publication of US20120080336A1 publication Critical patent/US20120080336A1/en
Priority claimed from RU2013152967A external-priority patent/RU2606493C2/en
Assigned to ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY, LLC reassignment ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY, LLC ASSIGNMENT OF ASSIGNORS INTEREST (SEE DOCUMENT FOR DETAILS). Assignors: ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY INC.
Assigned to ETHICON LLC reassignment ETHICON LLC CHANGE OF NAME (SEE DOCUMENT FOR DETAILS). Assignors: ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY, LLC
Application status is Abandoned legal-status Critical

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