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US20140194689 FLUID SEAL FOR ENDOSCOPE  
A seal is provided for effectively inhibiting the egress of fluids from the working channel of an endoscope when an elongate device having a region with a non-circular cross-sectional shape is...
US20080064927 MINIMALLY INVASRIVE SURGERY GUIDE TUBE  
A guide tube for a minimally invasive surgical system has a single channel that accepts two or more surgical instruments. The channel has two or more bores, and a body segment of each instrument...
US20060089531 Method and apparatus having an elongate guide and controllable portion  
An endoscope with guiding apparatus is described herein. A steerable endoscope is described having an elongate body with a manually or selectively steerable distal portion, an automatically...
US20060063973 Methods and apparatus for treating disorders of the ear, nose and throat  
Methods and apparatus for treating disorders of the ear, nose, throat or paranasal sinuses, including methods and apparatus for dilating ostia, passageways and other anatomical structures,...
US20050288551 Endoscopic delivery of medical devices  
The invention is directed to an endoscopic assembly having an endoscope, particularly a flexible hysteroscope and an outer sheath disposed about a length of the shaft of the hysteroscope which has...
US20050065401 Endoluminal tool deployment system  
Systems, devices and methods are provided for endoscopic procedures involving tissue manipulations beyond the capabilities of traditional endoscopic instruments. Embodiments of the systems include...
US20090030274 ENDOSCOPIC METHODS AND DEVICES FOR TRANSNASAL PROCEDURES  
Medical devices, systems and methods that are useable to facilitate transnasal insertion and positioning of guidewires and various other devices and instruments at desired locations within the...
US20080275483 Methods and Apparatus for Treating Disorders of the Ear Nose and Throat  
Methods and apparatus for treating disorders of the ear, nose, throat or paranasal sinuses, including methods and apparatus for dilating ostia, passageways and other anatomical structures,...
US20060089530 Method and apparatus for advancing an instrument along an arbitrary path  
An endoscope with guiding apparatus is described herein. A steerable endoscope is described having an elongate body with a manually or selectively steerable distal portion, an automatically...
US20060089529 Endoscope with regidizable introducer sheath  
An endoscope with guiding apparatus is described herein. A steerable endoscope is described having an elongate body with a manually or selectively steerable distal portion, an automatically...
US20060074274 Medical device sheath apparatus and method of making and using same  
A medical device sheath apparatus and a method for using the apparatus is described. The sheath may include a self sealing fitting suitable for receiving a medical device, a first sheath for...
US20060015010 Endoscope having a guide tube  
An endoscope having a guide tube is described herein. The assembly has an endoscope which is slidably insertable within the lumen of a guide tube. The guide tube is configured to be rigidizable...
US20100210906 CATHETER INTRODUCER SYSTEM FOR EXPLORATION OF BODY CAVITIES  
A catheter introducer system for endoscopy is disclosed which includes a steering section and a propulsion section located near the end of the catheter that is introduced in a body cavity, and a...
US20090137869 SELF-ADVANCING DEVICE  
A device which includes an elongate body with a movable mass arranged for sliding movement within the body is disclosed. The element is arranged to decelerate toward an end of the body in order to...
US20070244358 Surgical Instrument  
An endoscopic or laparoscopic instrument includes a distal tool, a rigid or flexible elongated shaft that supports the distal tool, and a proximal handle or control member, where the tool and the...
US20070043259 Endoscope Having a Guide Tube  
An endoscope having a guide tube is described herein. The assembly has an endoscope which is slidably insertable within the lumen of a guide tube. The guide tube is configured to be rigidizable...
US20070015964 Apparatus and Methods for Coronary Sinus Access  
An apparatus for imaging a body structure within a body cavity includes a catheter including proximal and distal ends, an imaging element on the distal end, and an extension extending distally...
US20060089532 Method and apparatus for advancing an instrument along an arbitrary path using an introducer sheath  
An endoscope with guiding apparatus is described herein. A steerable endoscope is described having an elongate body with a manually or selectively steerable distal portion, an automatically...
US20060020164 Evertable insertion tube for colonoscope  
An evertable tube having a lumen therethrough, an inflation port for inflating the tube, and a self-closing valve at the inflation port. The tube has an inflation port for inflating the tube to...
US20050085693 Activated polymer articulated instruments and methods of insertion  
An electro-polymeric articulated endoscope and method of insertion are described herein. A steerable endoscope having a segmented, elongated body with a manually or selectively steerable distal...
US20100312053 RESECTOSCOPIC DEVICE AND METHOD  
A surgical instrument has a channel dimensioned to receive a viewing instrument and enable the viewing instrument to be moved to or from a position near an optically transparent portion of a...
US20090076323 OPTICAL OBTURATOR  
An optical obturator apparatus includes an obturator sleeve defining a longitudinal axis and having a longitudinal bore for receiving surgical instrumentation and a transparent window mounted to...
US20070167682 Endoscopic methods and devices for transnasal procedures  
Medical devices, systems and methods that are useable to facilitate transnasal insertion and positioning of guidewires and various other devices and instruments at desired locations within the...
US20060211916 Living tissue harvesting apparatus  
There is disclosed a living tissue harvesting apparatus according to one aspect of the present invention, comprising a sheath which can be inserted in a body through a cut skin portion, an...
US20050256373 Disposable set for use with an endoscope  
A disposable set for use with an endoscope is described. The set comprises a dispenser provided with a longitudinal transit passage adapted for passing the endoscope therealong. The dispenser...
US20150366440 Complex Shape Steerable Tissue Visualization And Manipulation Catheter  
A medical manipulation assembly comprises a sheath steerable in response to rotational movement of a sheath steering mechanism. The assembly also comprises a catheter extendable through the...
US20150265792 VENTILATING BITE BLOCK FOR USE IN ENDOSCOPY PROCEDURES  
A bite block for facilitating upper GI endoscopy procedures includes a body member that defines a first passageway, channel or lumen and a second passageway, channel or lumen. The first passageway...
US20080058595 Medical device introduction systems and methods  
A medical device introduction system and method can include a medical introducer, a separate imaging device, and/or a separate working channel device, each of which may be movable independent of...
US20080015413 Capsule endoscope system and medical procedure  
This capsule endoscope system includes: a capsule endoscope having an internal lumen; a catheter tube connected to the capsule endoscope; and a connection portion for connecting the distal end of...
US20080009675 Endoscope apparatus  
An endoscope apparatus comprises an insertion portion having an observation optical system attached onto the distal end portion thereof and having flexibility, a thrust generating portion for...
US20070197870 Encapsulated endoscope system in which endoscope moves in lumen by itself and rotation of image of region to be observed is ceased  
An encapsulated endoscope system in accordance with the present invention comprises: an encapsulated endoscope that rotates to develop a thrust; a controller that moves the encapsulated endoscope...
US20070106113 COMBINATION ENDOSCOPIC OPERATIVE DELIVERY SYSTEM  
An endoscope for performing minimally invasive surgery includes along a portion of its length a means such as a groove for slidingly engaging with a corresponding means such as a tongue in a...
US20060178560 Endoluminal tool deployment system  
Systems, devices and methods for endoscopic procedures are provided involving accessing and manipulating tissues beyond the capabilities of traditional endoscopic instruments. Embodiments of the...
US20050272976 Endoscope insertion aiding device  
An endoscope insertion aiding device has a flexible tube, and has a distal-end member with the outer diameter equal to or more than the outer diameter of the tube at the distal end of the tube....
US20050222495 Medical system with over-tube  
In a medical system including an over-tube for inserting a tool, the medical system includes a restraining mechanism for restraining at least one of a relative movement between the tool to be...
US20050124855 Endoscope having a guide tube  
An endoscope having a guide tube is described herein. The assembly has an endoscope which is slidably insertable within the lumen of a guide tube. The guide tube is configured to be rigidizable...
US20140228641 DIAGNOSTIC CAPSULES, DELIVERY / RETRIEVAL SYSTEMS, KITS AND METHODS  
Diagnostic capsules, a variety of diagnostic capsule delivery systems for delivering a diagnostic capsule into an animal or human body cavity (e.g., into an animal or human bladder through a...
US20110137121 ENDOSCOPE APPARATUS  
The endoscope applicator according to the present invention allows lubricant to be supplied uniformly to the entire inner surface of the endoscope applicator without increasing the diameter of the...
US20090131751 Anal surgical instrument guides  
A surgical instrument guide configured to be at least partially inserted into a natural orifice of a patient to allow a surgeon to access a tissue treatment region with multiple surgical...
US20070093689 Method and apparatus for computerized surgery  
An implant for use in spinal surgery comprises a resilient element having an inflatable cavity. It is formed of a biologically compatible material and is arranged for placement between end plates...
US20060258906 Systems and methods to facilitate endoscopic  
Disclosed herein are devices, systems and methods for use with endoscopic instruments. More specifically, the presently described devices, systems and methods utilize overtube devices for use with...
US20060025654 Endoscopic system for treating inside of body cavity  
There is provided an endoscopic inserting system. The system includes an endoscope which is inserted into a lumen inside a body through a natural opening of a human body, an opening member which...
US20050137613 Operating trocar  
An operating trocar according to the invention includes a guide tube inserted through a body surface to introduce an endoscope and an operating instrument into a living body, and a flange portion...
US20150133731 BIOLOGICAL NAVIGATION DEVICE  
Biological navigation devices and methods are disclosed. The devices can be used as or to support colonoscopies or endoscopes. The devices can have one or more releasable, and/or everting, and/or...
US20140155695 CANNULOTOME  
Systems and methods for treating spinal stenosis include endoscopic access devices and bone removal devices used to perform a foraminotomy or other bone removal procedures. A bone removal device...
US20110301414 INTELLIGENT ENDOSCOPY SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
Endoscope sheaths and associated endoscopy data collection and analysis systems and methods are described. In one implementation an endoscope sheath include a body and one or more sensors disposed...
US20110160535 SURGICAL ACCESS PORT WITH EMBEDDED IMAGING DEVICE  
Disclosed is a disposable access port for use in endoscopic procedures, including laparoscopic procedures. The access port includes a cannula with an embedded camera in communication with an...
US20110137120 ENDOSCOPE APPARATUS  
The endoscope applicator according to the present invention allows lubricant to be supplied uniformly to the entire inner surface of the endoscope applicator without increasing the diameter of the...
US20100081875 Surgical Device For Minimal Access Surgery  
The present invention is directed to devices and methods for performing minimal access surgery; in various embodiments, to a surgical device comprising an insertable instrument attached to a...
US20070270644 Endoscopic methods and devices for transnasal procedures  
Medical devices, systems and methods that are useable to facilitate transnasal insertion and positioning of guidewires and various other devices and instruments at desired locations within the...

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