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US20140243592 MECHANICAL STRUCTURE OF ARTICULATED SHEATH  
A sheath apparatus includes, a plurality of node rings configured to be tilted with respect to each other, each node ring defining a substantially cylindrical wall and having at least one hole...
US20080045795 Variable shaft flexibility in endoscope  
A flexible endoscope providing increased control to an operator or user, the flexible endoscope utilizing an ionic polymeric material positioned in the shaft of the endoscope, such that, upon...
US20050059861 Flexible tube of endoscope and method for manufacturing the same  
A first flexibility-varying portion is disposed in an outer sheath of a flexible tube having a distal end and a base end. The thickness of the outer sheath in the distal end side of the first...
US20090118584 INSERTION TUBE FOR ENDOSCOPE AND ENDOSCOPE  
An insertion tube for an endoscope includes a braid tube, the braid tube includes fine line portions arranged in a braided manner and intersecting portions where the fine line portions intersect...
US20050209508 Autoclave sterilization-compatible endoscope  
An endoscope is provided with a bending tube including sequentially connected plural bending pieces constituting a bending section which is provided in a slim and elongated insertion portion and...
US20070161860 FLEXIBLE TUBE FOR ENDOSCOPE  
There is provided a flexible tube for an endoscope, including a framed structure unit having a plurality of joint members rotatably coupled to each other so that the framed structure unit is able...
US20050165275 Inspection device insertion tube  
An insertion tube for an inspection device including a helically wound spiral tube, a first braided tube disposed about the helically wound spiral tube, a second braided tube disposed about the...
US20090198021 ELASTOMER MOLDING FOR ENDOSCOPE  
The invention provides a flexible tube for an endoscope, which is excellent in elasticity (impact resilience), has suitable flexibility and also has chemical resistance. Disclosed is a flexible...
US20120029288 HELICAL CONTINUOUS CURVATURE TUBES FOR NESTED CANNULAS  
Methods and systems for nested cannula configuration involving helical tubes (40). The nested cannula (60) includes a plurality of telescoping tubes cooperatively configured and dimensioned to...
US20090234190 FLEXIBLE TUBE FOR ENDOSCOPE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME  
A flexible tube for an endoscope comprises: a spiral tube including a band-shaped plate which is spirally wound; a braid which covers an outer circumferential surface of the spiral tube; and an...
US20090318764 Flexible tube device and endoscope  
A flexible tube device has proximal and distal ends, for attachment of the proximal end to a handle assembly of an endoscope. The flexible tube device includes a spiral pipe formed by helically...
US20120071722 ENDOSCOPE AND FLEXIBLE PORTION THEREOF  
An endoscope comprising: an endoscope flexible portion that includes:a low-hardness varying portion which is located in a predetermined region extending from a distal end of the flexible portion,...
US20090112066 ENDOSCOPE FLEXIBLE TUBE AND ITS MANUFACTURING METHOD  
An endoscope flexible tube comprises: a tubular structure having flexibility; and a shell layer on an outer peripheral surface of the tubular structure, wherein the shell layer has a two-layer...
US20130331651 FLEXIBLE TUBE PORTION OF ENDOSCOPE AND ENDOSCOPE HAVING THIS FLEXIBLE TUBE PORTION  
A flexible tube portion includes a spiral tube, a first connecting tube which is arranged on a distal end portion side of the spiral tube and a second connecting tube which is arranged on a...
US20130046144 FLEXIBLE TUBE UNIT OF ENDOSCOPE AND ENDOSCOPE HAVING THIS FLEXIBLE TUBE UNIT  
A flexible tube unit of an endoscope includes a metal spiral tube, a mesh tube which covers the metal spiral tube and is formed by braiding a wire bundle obtained by bundling wires, an envelope...
US20090093680 ENDOSCOPE  
An endoscope includes an insertion portion, a resin tubular covering member, a fastening member and a contact surface. The insertion portion includes a bending portion. The resin tubular covering...
US20070225564 Medical devices with local drug delivery capabilities  
A medical device, for example, an endoscope or catheter, includes local drug delivery capabilities for selectively delivering at least one drug in vivo. The local drug delivery may occur as the...
US20110230717 Flexible endoscope external joint  
An endoscope including a deflection section, an objective head, a deflection section cover and a sleeve. The deflection section comprises a flexible frame. The objective head is connected to a...
US20100228088 STRUCTURAL UNIT, ENDOSCOPE, AND ADHERING METHOD  
The present invention provides a structural unit, an endoscope and an adhering method that suppress deterioration in adhesive strength of an adhesive that adheres plural structural members that...
US20100274088 Flexible Medical Instrument  
A medical device is provided for use in surgery or endoscopy. The device has a control handle, shaft, and end effector. The end effector includes a flexible bending section utilizing layered flat...
US20130190561 STEERABLE MEDICAL DEVICE HAVING AN IMAGING SYSTEM  
Embodiments of the disclosure may include a medical device comprising an elongate member and a handle assembly connected to the elongate member. The handle housing may house a steering mechanism...
US20100113879 ENDOSCOPE AND FLEXIBLE TUBE THEREOF  
A flexible tube making up most of the length, in the longitudinal direction, of an insertion section of an endoscope from a connection section of the insertion section to a manipulation section....
US20060069305 Device with enhanced indication of use and prevention of re-use  
In one aspect, the present invention is a medical device that reduces the likelihood of an operator improperly reusing it. The medical device includes (a) a device body; (b) a substrate comprising...
US20150164304 ENDOSCOPE  
An endoscope includes an insertion portion, a flexible member, a connecting member the proximal end side portion of which is fixed to the distal end side of the flexible member, an outer sheath, a...
US20100145150 ENDOSCOPE FLEXIBLE PORTION AND ENDOSCOPE  
An endoscope flexible portion includes a spiral tube that is formed by spirally winding a strip-shaped member and has a hollow portion, a mesh tube that is disposed on the outer periphery of the...
US20120190926 TIGHTENING STRING FOR AN ENDOSCOPE, OUTER COVER SECURING METHOD, FLEXIBLE TUBE FOR AN ENDOSCOPE, AND AN ENDOSCOPE  
A tightening string is used in an endoscope for firmly securing an outer cover of a flexible tube of the endoscope onto an internal member disposed inside the outer cover. The tightening string is...
US20100280319 ELASTOMER MOLDING FOR ENDOSCOPE  
The invention provides a flexible tube for an endoscope, which is excellent in elasticity (impact resilience), has suitable flexibility and also has chemical resistance. Disclosed is a flexible...
US20100145151 ENDOSCOPE SOFT PORTION AND ENDOSCOPE  
There is provide an endoscope soft portion including: a spiral tube that is formed by spirally winding a strip-shaped member; a mesh tube that is disposed on the outer periphery of the spiral tube...
US20100137688 ROBOTIC ENDOSCOPE  
An endoscope is provided which comprises an elongated body adapted for insertion into a body lumen, and a plurality of electrically controlled actuators associated with the body which are...
US20160249788 FLEXIBLE TUBE FOR ENDOSCOPE, AND ENDOSCOPE  
A flexible tube for an endoscope includes a helical tube, a cover, and an inhibition mechanism. The inhibition mechanism enables movement of a densely wound portion to the cover in a direction of...
US20160249786 PASSIVE BENDING SECTION FOR ENDOSCOPE, AND ENDOSCOPE  
A passive bending section for an endoscope is disposed between an active bending section of an inserting section and a flexible tube of the inserting section and is passively bent by receiving an...
US20160106302 ENDOSCOPE  
An endoscope including: a shaft having an outer tube and an inner tube, the inner tube being arranged inside the outer tube; and a contact-free magnetic coupling. The contact-free magnetic...
US20160088998 FLEXIBLE TUBE FOR AN ENDOSCOPE, ADHESIVE FOR AN ENDOSCOPE, ENDOSCOPE-TYPE MEDICAL DEVICE, AS WELL AS METHOD OF PRODUCING A FLEXIBLE TUBE FOR AN ENDOSCOPE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING AN ENDOSCOPE-TYPE MEDICAL DEVICE  
A flexible tube for an endoscope, containing: a tubular flexible tube substrate material having a flexibility; and a resin layer covering the flexible tube substrate material, in which the resin...
US20150305596 STEERABLE MEDICAL DEVICE HAVING AN IMAGING SYSTEM  
Embodiments of the disclosure may include a medical device comprising an elongate member and a handle assembly connected to the elongate member. The handle housing may house a steering mechanism...
US20150272424 FLEXIBLE TUBE FOR ENDOSCOPE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME  
A flexible tube for an endoscope includes a flexible tube base, an outer coating layer including a soft resin layer and a hard resin layer, a ratio changing portion, and a tapered portion. In the...
US20120172667 ENDOSCOPE TUBE AND ENDOSCOPE APPARATUS  
An endoscope tube includes: a first area having a three or more layer structure with an element wire layer between resin layers provided to the rigid part of an operation portion; and a second...
US20110245614 ENDOSCOPIC APPARATUS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME  
The present invention provides an endoscopic apparatus including a partial structure, wherein the partial structure includes: a metallic member;a polymer layer that contains a polymer including a...

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