Catheter introducer


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of the catheter introducer showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view, thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view, thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left-hand side elevation view, thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front elevation view, thereof;

FIG. 6 is a right-hand side elevation view, thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view, thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a rear elevation view, thereof.

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Patent History
Patent number: D358465
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 9, 1993
Date of Patent: May 16, 1995
Assignee: Gesco International, Inc. (San Antonio, TX)
Inventors: James K. Klein (Boerne, TX), George E. Sinko (San Antonio, TX)
Primary Examiner: A. Hugo Word
Assistant Examiner: I. Simmons
Law Firm: Cox & Smith Incorporated
Application Number: 0/12,750