Hip joint prosthesis


FIG. 1 is a side elevational view of the hip joint prosthesis showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof; and

FIG. 5 is a bottom view thereof.

The characteristic features of my hip joint prosthesis reside in the overall shape of the design in combination with the lower end flange.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
4355428 October 26, 1982 Deloison et al.
Foreign Patent Documents
2324864 November 1974 DEX
2551013 May 1976 DEX
Patent History
Patent number: D280020
Type: Grant
Filed: Apr 19, 1982
Date of Patent: Aug 6, 1985
Inventor: Charles A. Homsy (Houston, TX)
Primary Examiner: A. Hugo Word
Law Firm: Vinson & Elkins
Application Number: 6/369,732
Current U.S. Class: D24/33