Ophthalmic surgical sponge

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Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an ophthalmic surgical sponge, showing the design;

FIG. 2 is a left-side elevational view of the sponge of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view of the sponge of FIG. 1, the rear elevational view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right-side elevational view of the sponge of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a top-plan view of the sponge of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view of the sponge of FIG. 1.

Claims

The ornamental design for an ophthalmic surgical sponge, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited

U.S. Patent Documents

3566871 March 1971 Richter et al.
4098728 July 4, 1978 Rosenblatt
4122847 October 31, 1978 Craig
4570626 February 18, 1986 Norris et al.
4966168 October 30, 1990 Glassman
5108388 April 28, 1992 Trokel
5213114 May 25, 1993 Bailey, Jr.
5368590 November 29, 1994 Itoh
5980497 November 9, 1999 Yavitz

Other references

  • Refractive Surgery—American Eye Institute—Gerald B. Walman, M.D., pp. 1-7 (undated).

Patent History

Patent number: D439655
Type: Grant
Filed: Nov 23, 1999
Date of Patent: Mar 27, 2001
Assignee: Becton, Dickinson and Company (Franklin Lakes, NJ)
Inventor: Lamar Chandler (St. Petersburg, FL)
Primary Examiner: Stella Reid
Attorney, Agent or Law Firm: John L. Voellmicke
Application Number: 29/114,403