Mechanically attached elastomeric cover for prosthesis

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 20040059429
APP PUB NO 20040059429A1
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10663768

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A prosthetic orthopedic implant assembly including an implant body, and an elastomeric cover connected to the implant body by a mechanical fastener.

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IMPLIANT LTD.RAMAT POLEG2

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Amin, Uri Kiryat Tivon, IL 1 104
Benary, Raphael Tel Aviv, IL 38 3438
Kaufman, Michael Earl Sandy, UT 3 215
Tuval, Yossi Netanya, IL 25 680

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