US Patent No: 4,597,758

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Sealing closure for a Luer fitting in open communication with a pressurized liquid supply

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Abstract

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A sealing closure for a male Luer fitment includes a rigid hollow cap and flange means for a pressure lock with the fitment. The sealing closure includes a compressively retained elastomeric insert which deforms over time to compensate for creep between the fitment and the hollow cap. The sealing closure provides a liquid-tight seal over time against a pressurized liquid supply in open communication with the fitment.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
BAXTER TRAVENOL LABORATORIES, INC.Not Provided5

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Aalto, William R Spring Grove, IL 2 162
Ruschke, Rick R McHenry, IL 12 418

Cited Art Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
COOK INCORPORATED (1)
* 4,445,896 Catheter plug 103 1982
 
ALZA CORPORATION (1)
* 4,318,400 Medical infusor 57 1980
 
Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Inc. (1)
* 4,452,473 Luer connection system 100 1982
 
Fuji Terumo Co., Ltd. (1)
* 4,417,887 Connector for catheter 21 1982
* Cited By Examiner

Patent Citation Ranking

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FRESENIUS AG (1)
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IVERA MEDICAL CORPORATION (2)
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E-WHA FRESENIUS KABI INC. (3)
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EMD MILLIPORE CORPORATION (1)
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AVENT, INC. (1)
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BAXTER CORPORATION ENGLEWOOD (5)
7,081,109 Sterile docking apparatus and method 22 2002
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7,922,711 Sterile docking apparatus and method 1 2006
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7,875,020 Sterile docking apparatus and method 0 2009
 
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6,196,998 Syringe and tip cap assembly 41 1998
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* Cited By Examiner