Global Patent Index - EP 1047359 A1

EP 1047359 A1 2000-11-02 - DISPOSABLE CERVICAL CAP WITH A RESERVOIR FOR INCREASED FLUID FLOW

Title (en)

DISPOSABLE CERVICAL CAP WITH A RESERVOIR FOR INCREASED FLUID FLOW

Title (de)

WEGWERFZERVIKALKAPPE MIT EINEM RESERVOIR FÜR ERHÖHTEN FLÜSSIGKEITSFLUSS

Title (fr)

CAPE CERVICALE JETABLE A RESERVOIR POUR ECOULEMENT FLUIDE ACCRU

Publication

EP 1047359 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98904561 A

Priority

US 9800680 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9936006A1] This invention is an improved disposable cervical cap (10) having a thin, form assuming flexible dome (12) with an integrally molded annular rim (18). The dome (12) comprises an apex portion (14) and a base portion (16), wherein the apex portion includes first and second sidewalls. The cervical cap (10) further includes a substantially rounded reservoir (20) integrally molded with the apex portion of the dome for storing excess fluids produced by a female.

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

A61F 5/37

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61F 6/08 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 6/08 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9936006 A1 19990722; AU 6240898 A 19990802; CA 2318226 A1 19990722; EP 1047359 A1 20001102; EP 1047359 A4 20010905

INPADOC legal status


2004-03-10 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030801

2001-09-05 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20010719

2001-09-05 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A4

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

2001-09-05 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- Free text: 7A 61F 5/37 A, 7A 61F 6/08 B

2000-11-02 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000816

2000-11-02 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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