US20140005640A1 - Surgical end effector jaw and electrode configurations - Google Patents

Surgical end effector jaw and electrode configurations Download PDF

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US20140005640A1
US20140005640A1 US13/536,393 US201213536393A US2014005640A1 US 20140005640 A1 US20140005640 A1 US 20140005640A1 US 201213536393 A US201213536393 A US 201213536393A US 2014005640 A1 US2014005640 A1 US 2014005640A1
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Jerome R. Morgan
Chester O. Baxter, III
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