US Patent Application No: 2011/0245,599

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Surgical Handpiece For Endoscopic Resection

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The present disclosure relates to a surgical handpiece including an insert removably coupled to the handpiece, wherein the insert is configured to allow aspiration of fluid and tissue through the insert during a surgical procedure. Other surgical handpieces and a method for the removal of tissue during an endoscopic procedure are also disclosed.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.MEMPHIS, TN696

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
, Kazakevich Yuri E Newton, US 1 2
, Mihalca Gheorghe North Chelmsford, US 1 2
Auclair,, JR Merle I Hudson, US 1 2
Duhamel, Paul Robert Groton, US 8 2
Young, Paul C North Andover, US 1 2

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C.R. BARD, INC. (1)
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SENORX, INC. (1)
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SOUND SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIES LLC (2)
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