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US20100298642 MANIPULATABLE GUIDE SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR NATURAL ORIFICE TRANSLUMENAL ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY  
A guide system for accommodating an endoscopic tool. The guide system comprises a flexible inner sheath and a handle coupled to the inner sheath adjacent a proximal end of the inner sheath. The...
US20070249906 Self-propelled endoscopic device with anchor system  
A self-propelled endoscopic device with anchor system, comprising a tubular body of variable length extending between front end and rear end sections with respective anchors for securing the ends,...
US20120078053 ROBOTIC SYSTEM FOR FLEXIBLE ENDOSCOPY  
A robotic manipulator controller and system for use in flexible endoscopy, the manipulator comprising a flexible member configured to be coupled to an endoscope, and an arm connected to and...
US20060258911 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...
US20080009676 SURGICAL ENDOSCOPE FITTED WITH A FLEXIBLE BRANCHED TUBE  
A surgical endoscope (1) including a stem (2) and a manually bending branched tube (3, 17) issuing sideways from said stem wherein the branched tube (3, 17) consists of a single layer tube made of...
US20120190925 METHOD FOR COMBINED IMAGING AND TREATING ORGANS AND TISSUES  
The present invention provides methods and compositions for detecting and treating malignant tissue, organs or cells in a mammal. The method comprises parenterally injecting a mammalian subject,...
US20100076265 ENDOSCOPE FLEXIBLE SECTION AND ENDOSCOPE  
There is provided an endoscope and an endoscope flexible section that can secure bending rigidity and have the resistance against high temperature-and-pressure steam during sterilization. The...
US20090187069 FLEXIBLE ENDOSCOPE SYSTEM AND FUNCTIONALITY  
An enhanced flexibility auxiliary endoscope assembly for use with an endoscope, the assembly including at least one flexible elongate element and a flexible sleeve having a first lumen for...
US20070167678 TOOLS FOR IMPLANTATION AND EXTRACTION OF POSTERIORLY PLACED LUMBAR ARTICIAL DISCS INCLUDING: A TOTALLY WIRELESS ELECTRONICALLY EMBEDDED ACTION-ENDED ENDOSCOPE UTILIZING DIFFERENTIAL DIRECTIONAL ILLUMINATION WITH DIGITALLY CONTROLLED MIRRORS AND/OR PRISMS, AND A DISC BALL INSERTER , A PLATE EXTRACTOR, AND RESCUE DISC PLATES  
A hand manipulated endoscopic medical device is disclosed. The medical device includes a body having a proximal end, which is hand manipulated, and a distal end which includes a manipulator. A...
US20070043261 Endoscope and method for inserting endoscope into colon  
A first bendable section which can be bent in an arbitrary direction and a second bendable section which can be bent in the bending direction of this first bendable section are provided at the tip...
US20070208224 VARIABLE STIFFNESS MEDICAL DEVICE SHAFT  
A medical device shaft with varying flexibility along its length is provided. The shaft includes at least first and second elongate shaft portions that have differing geometries and differing...
US20080188713 Deformable Flexible Tube to be Used in Endoscopes  
A flexible tube to be used with a hollow tube is disclosed. The flexible tube comprises a flexible body which comprises a front end, a rear end, and an elastic segment located between the front...
US20140039255 MEDICAL DEVICE FOR CONDUCTING A MEDICAL EXAMINATION AND/OR INTERVENTION  
The invention is related to a medical device for conducting a medical examination and/or intervention within a human or animal body the medical device (1) comprising an elongate body (2) which is...
US20080312505 Endoscope Comprising a Flexible Probe  
An endoscope with a flexible, multilumen catheter probe 1, a grip 3 provided at the proximal end of the probe, a control element 13 attached to the distal end of the probe and movably guided in...
US20090192355 SCOPE FOR MANAGING DIFFICULT PATHWAYS AND METHOD TO IMPROVE VISIBILITY OF THE SAME  
A scope adapted for insertion, manipulation and improved visibility in a difficult pathway is disclosed. The scope comprises at least one module for manipulating the scope. The scope may further...
US20090198103 CLOSE-WOUND COIL AND MEDICAL TREATMENT TOOL USING THIS COIL  
A close-wound coil having a good rotation transmission performance, and a medical treatment tool using the close-wound coil. The close-wound coil is formed by winding a wire spirally and closely...
US20070270648 Torque-transmitting, variably flexible insertion device and method for transmitting torque and variably flexing an insertion device  
A torque-transmitting, variably-flexible insertion device includes a hollow body having a proximal end with an entrance for receiving an instrument and a distal end with a tip for protrusion of...
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...
US20090171158 ENDOSCOPE AND ATTACHING METHOD OF CONNECTION MOUTH RING TO END OF ENDOSCOPIC FLEXIBLE TUBE  
An endoscope includes a flexible tube having a helical tube in which a thin strip plate is helically wound, a braid tube covering the outside of the helical tube, and a flexible outer tube...
US20070185379 Modular remote inspection device with digital imager  
A remote inspection device includes a digital imager housing having a digital imaging device in communication with a digital video signal conversion device serializing the digital video signal. A...
US20060041188 Flexible endoscope  
An endoscope including a handle; and a shaft extending from the handle. The shaft has a front end with a first active deflection section and a second active deflection section. The first active...
US20050203337 Repairing method for endoscope and endoscope infrared heating system  
A repairing method for an endoscope includes inserting into a cylindrical heating element a repair part of at least one endoscope having a resin material applied on an outer peripheral surface of...
US20090253963 BENDING PORTION OF MEDICAL INSERTION APPARATUS, AND MANUFACTURING METHOD AND MANUFACTURING APPARATUS THEREOF  
A manufacturing method for a bending portion of a medical insertion apparatus includes, preparing a bending tube including cylindrical bending parts coaxially connected to each other and rotatable...
US20100087711 Repeatably flexible surgical instrument  
A flexible-shaft surgical instrument is provided that can be repeatably bent to one or more desired angles on demand by a user without the use of a special bending tool. The flexible-shaft...
US20070249905 Medical tubular assembly  
A medical tubular assembly includes four medical coilpipes together having a distal end portion insertable into a patient. The four medical coilpipes include a central coilpipe and three...
US20090082622 PLACEMENT METHOD AND PLACEMENT SYSTEM  
A placement method includes inserting an endoscope into a body, blocking a tubular tissue in the body with a distal end of the endoscope, pressurizing a detection target space between a placement...
US20080183192 CONTRALATERAL INSERTION METHOD TO TREAT HERNIATION WITH DEVICE USING VISUALIZATION COMPONENTS  
A method for performing a selective discectomy is disclosed whereby a path for insertion of a tissue removal device is created by inserting a cannula with a flexible distal end position into an...
US20090171159 Method and Devices for Minimally Invasive Arthroscopic Procedures  
A surgical device is provided, the device having a tubular outer body member with a handle at its proximal end and a flexible distal end segment extending from its distal end. The surgical device...
US20070167684 Endoscope device, endoscope system, and method for inserting endoscope device into body cavity  
An endoscope device includes an insertion portion cover as an insertion portion main body insertable into an examinee's body and having flexibility, and a helical shaped portion as a propulsion...
US20120078052 MEDICAL DEVICE LIGHT SOURCE  
Embodiments of the invention are directed medical devices for illuminating and viewing a patient's internal body portion. The device may include an elongated flexible tube including a distal end...
US20060167342 Endoscope having a rotatable distal endoscope head  
The invention relates to an endoscope comprising an endoscope head which is connected to an endoscope shaft by means of a bendable end piece to form a tubular component. According to the...
US20100056863 MEDICAL MANIPULATOR, MEDICAL TREATMENT SYSTEM, AND METHOD FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT  
A medical manipulator which includes: a plurality of arms formed in a cylindrical shape a distal end portion of which is made of a rigid member having a bending portion capable of bending; an...
US20060252992 Flexible tube for endoscope  
A flexible tube which is for an endoscope and has flexibility across almost an entire length in its bending direction, the flexible tube comprises: a tubular structure with flexibility in its...
US20080255421 Articulating tool with improved tension member system  
The invention provides surgical or diagnostic tools and associated methods that offer improved user control for operating remotely within regions of the body, and improved methods of assembling...
US20080287740 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR TRAVERSING AN ANATOMIC WALL  
Disclosed herein are various systems and methods for traversing an anatomic wall. A system can include a port that mates with an anatomic wall and provides a lumen for the passage of a guide tube...
US20090281384 Endoscope and endoscope system  
In order to provide a rotating self-propelling endoscope and an endoscope system capable of easily achieving miniaturization of an operation portion by using a small-sized motor, and configured to...
US20120271108 ELECTRONIC ENDOSCOPE  
A flexible tube portion of an insertion portion of an electronic endoscope and a universal cable each includes a laminated tube member and a corrugated tube connection member. The laminated tube...
US20080294008 ENDOSCOPE  
An endoscope according to the present invention includes an insertion portion that is inserted into a duct, an observation window provided at a distal end in the insertion direction of the...
US20090234185 ELECTRONIC ENDOSCOPE  
An electronic endoscope (2) of the type including: a distal end (14) including an illumination element and an electronic image acquisition member; a probe (12), one of the ends of which is...
US20140163321 BENDING TUBE AND MEDICAL INSTRUMENT  
Included are a bending tube; slits; wire guides; an outer coat member; and hole portions that are formed between particular slits in a distal end region that is forward from a central region on an...
US20070173693 Endoscope  
An endoscope (1000) comprising a flexible elongated solid body (110) comprising cavities wherein at the distal portion of the body there is a section with greater flexibility than other portions...
US20070255105 TREATMENT TOOL INSERTION CHANNEL OF ENDOSCOPE  
A treatment tool insertion channel of an endoscope, which is arranged through an inside of an insertion part that includes a flexible tube and a bendable part, includes a flexible inner tube, a...
US20080200762 Flexible endoscope shapelock  
A medical apparatus includes a flexible sheath adapted to receive an endoscope. A first flexible rail is formed on the flexible sheath. The first flexible rail extends longitudinally along the...
US20080272172 Powered surgical stapling device platform  
The present disclosure provides for a surgical instrument which includes a housing and an endoscopic portion extending distally from the housing and defining a first longitudinal axis. The...
US20090306475 Electronic endoscope  
An electronic endoscope has an insert section to be introduced into a human body cavity. A distal portion of the insert section contains a CCD and a printed circuit board to which the CCD is...
US20080214897 Flexible Tube for Endoscope and Endoscope Device  
A flexible tube for an endoscope and an endoscope device are provided. According to the present invention, a flexible tube for an endoscope is included in an insertion portion of the endoscope to...
US20090030281 APPARATUS SUITED FOR USE IN A SPACE WHICH IS DIFFICULTLY ACCESSIBLE  
An apparatus suitable for use in a space that is not easily accessible, comprising a distally provided head, which can be equipped with an inspection organ and/or intervention organ, and which is...
US20130303854 ENDOSCOPE  
An endoscope includes a flexible tube and a connection mouth ring. The flexible tube includes a helical tube, a braid tube disposed outside the helical tube, and an outer tube disposed outside the...
US20100331625 ENDOSCOPIC OVERTUBE  
An over-tube was developed for receiving and guiding endoscopic instruments into a patient's anus, through the colon, and into the peritoneum. The over-tube has a flexible sheath adapted for...
US20090312775 Endoscopic Suturing System  
An endoscopic suturing system and method are disclosed as are devices for use with the system and method such as a suture dispenser, a cinch device, and a tissue grasper. In one embodiment the...

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