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Details for Patent: 5,785,053

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Summary for Patent: 5,785,053
Title: Inserter for the positioning of an intrauterine device
Abstract:An inserter for the positioning of an intrauterine device in the uterus, which inserter includes a plunger, a handle attached to the plunger, a string for the removal of the IUD, a locking device to lock the string in such a way that the IUD remains immobile in relation to the plunger, and a protective tube around the plunger. The protective tube is arranged in relation to the plunger in such a way that it can be pushed, at the forward end that goes into the uterus, past the plunger at distance (L) , which corresponds substantially to the length of the IUD assembled for insertion. The stop members ensure that the front edge of the protective tube is stopped in a configuration in which the hemispherical tips of the wings of the transverse member of a T-shaped IUD remain partly uncovered by the protective tube, but the wings nevertheless remain pressed against each other.
Inventor(s): Macandrew; John (St. Neots, GB3), Conway; John (Sawston, GB3), Paton; Michael (Royston, GB3), Gardner; Richard (Royston, GB3), Rauramo; Ilkka (Espoo, FI), Lehtinen; Matti (Piispanristi, FI)
Assignee: Leiras Oy (Turku, FI)
Application Number:08/849,550
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Foreign Priority and PCT Information for Patent: 5,785,053

Foriegn Application Priority Data
Foreign Country Foreign Patent Number Foreign Patent Date
Finland945895Dec 15, 1994
PCT Information
PCT FiledDecember 05, 1995PCT Application Number:PCT/FI95/00666
PCT Publication Date:June 20, 1996PCT Publication Number: WO96/18365

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