Global Patent Index - EP 1067891 A1

EP 1067891 A1 2001-01-17 - CERVICAL CAP WITH HANGING LOOP FOR REMOVAL

Title (en)

CERVICAL CAP WITH HANGING LOOP FOR REMOVAL

Title (de)

ZERVIKALKAPPE MIT SCHLAUFE ZUM HERAUSNEHMEN

Title (fr)

COIFFE CERVICALE AVEC BOUCLE POUR RETRAIT

Publication

EP 1067891 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98901845 A

Priority

US 9801125 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9936011A1] This invention is an improved cervical cap (10) positioned over a cervix to concentrate sperm and effect fertilization having a thin walled, flexible, and pliant dome (12) with an integrally molded flexible annular rim (18). The cervical cap (10) further includes an elongated string (20) of elastomeric material having first and second ends. The first end of the elongated string (20) is connected to the apex portion of the dome, and the second end is connected to a loop (26) for removing the cap from a vaginal cavity. The loop is intended to remain outside the vaginal cavity when the cap is positioned over the cervix.

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

A61F 6/14

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61F 6/08 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 6/08 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9936011A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9936011 A1 19990722; AU 5827398 A 19990802; DE 19882951 T1 20010104; EP 1067891 A1 20010117

INPADOC legal status


2004-02-18 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030801

2001-01-17 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001106

2001-01-17 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): DE