Surgical skin stapler


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a surgical skin stapler showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is an end elevational view thereof; and

FIG. 6 is an end elevational view opposite that shown in FIG. 5.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
2559544 July 1951 Paasche
3955581 May 11, 1976 Spasiano et al.
4204623 May 27, 1980 Green
4331277 May 25, 1982 Green
Patent History
Patent number: D282400
Type: Grant
Filed: May 5, 1982
Date of Patent: Jan 28, 1986
Assignee: United States Surgical Corporation (Norwalk, CT)
Inventors: Thomas D. Guy (Trumbull, CT), Paul O. Rawson (Easton, CT), Richard H. Yagami (Bridgewater, CT)
Primary Examiner: B. J. Bullock
Assistant Examiner: Suzanne N. Gitlin
Attorneys: John E. Nathan, Jeffrey H. Ingerman
Application Number: 6/375,002
Current U.S. Class: D24/26; D 8/49; D 8/68; D24/27