Global Patent Index - EP 1024755 A1

EP 1024755 A1 2000-08-09 - SURGICAL CLIP

Title (en)

SURGICAL CLIP

Title (de)

CHIRURGISCHE KLAMMER

Title (fr)

CLIP CHIRURGICAL

Publication

EP 1024755 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98949117 A

Priority

  • GB 9803147 W
  • GB 9722203 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9920183A1] A surgical clip is provided for clipping tissue, for example for clamping a bleeding blood vessel. The clip has at least three arms which are secured together at their proximal ends and have distal end portions which, in the rest state thereof, form a diverging, non-coplanar array. The clip has a sleeve which is movable from a position in which the arms adopt their rest state to a position in which the distal end portions of the arms are closer together to engage tissue.

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

A61B 17/122

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61B 19/00 (2006.01); A61B 17/12 (2006.01); A61B 17/122 (2006.01); A61B 17/30 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61B 17/122 (2013.01); A61B 2017/301 (2013.01); A61B 2017/303 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9920183A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE FR GB LI NL SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9920183 A1 19990429; AU 9549698 A 19990510; EP 1024755 A1 20000809; GB 9722203 D0 19971217; JP 2001520069 A 20011030

INPADOC legal status


2004-01-07 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030501

2000-08-09 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000420

2000-08-09 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): CH DE FR GB LI NL SE