Global Patent Index - EP 0769931 A4

EP 0769931 A4 2000-07-27 - AN ASSEMBLY AND METHOD FOR PREVENTION OF URINARY INCONTINENCE IN HUMANS

Title (en)

AN ASSEMBLY AND METHOD FOR PREVENTION OF URINARY INCONTINENCE IN HUMANS

Title (de)

ANORDNUNG UND VERFAHREN ZUR VERHINDERUNG VON HARNINKONTINENZ BEI MENSCHEN

Title (fr)

ENSEMBLE ET PROCEDE DE PREVENTION DE L'INCONTINENCE URINAIRE CHEZ L'HOMME

Publication

EP 0769931 A4 (EN)

Application

EP 95926127 A

Priority

  • US 9508157 W
  • US 26748794 A
  • US 27499594 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9600542A1] This invention is an assembly for prevention of urinary incontinence, the assembly comprising an applicator (4), and an elastomer body (2). The applicator (4) is adapted to position the elastomer body (2) in the urethra of a human, includes a support portion (10) for retaining the elastomer body (2), and a manipulable portion (12) for positioning the elastomer body (2) in the urethra. A urethral plug assembly (300) having an anchoring member (307) defining an aperture (309), and having adhesive (311) thereon, wherein the adhesive (311) anchors the anchoring member (307) to tissue surrounding the meatus urinary.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61F 5/48

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61F 5/37 (2006.01); A61F 2/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 2/0009 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9600542 A1 19960111; AU 2999195 A 19960125; CA 2193943 A1 19960111; EP 0769931 A1 19970502; EP 0769931 A4 20000727; JP H10502269 A 19980303

INPADOC legal status


2000-07-27 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

2000-07-27 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A4

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK ES FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2000-07-12 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 19991231

1997-05-02 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19970129

1997-05-02 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK ES FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE