Electronic muscle stimulator finger tip

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A finger tip for electronic stimulation of subcutaneous muscle tissue using an electrically operable stimulator that delivers electrical pulses through a wire to an electrode on the tip sufficient to cause the muscles to contract and result in a clinically perceptable increase in subcutaneous muscle tone when the finger tip is placed on the skin.

FIG. 1 is a side perspective view of an electronic muscle stimulator finger tip, showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is top view thereof;

FIG. 3 is an exterior view thereof;

FIG. 4 is bottom view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is an interior view thereof.

The broken line showing a hand in FIG. 1 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design. The wire attached to the finger tip stimulator has been cut off for ease of illustration in the Figures.


The ornamental design for an electronic muscle stimulator finger tip, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
5070862 December 10, 1991 Berlant
5330516 July 19, 1994 Nathan
5374283 December 20, 1994 Flick
5519292 May 21, 1996 Taylor et al.
5562707 October 8, 1996 Prochazka et al.
6094599 July 25, 2000 Bingham et al.
6203509 March 20, 2001 Duboff
Patent History
Patent number: D459478
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 24, 2001
Date of Patent: Jun 25, 2002
Inventor: Nicholas V. Perricone (Meriden, CT)
Primary Examiner: Stella Reid
Attorney, Agent or Law Firm: Mary M. Krinsky
Application Number: 29/148,554