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1. (WO1994024942) CYTOLOGICAL SAMPLING METHOD AND DEVICE
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Pub. No.:    WO/1994/024942    International Application No.:    PCT/US1994/004458
Publication Date: 10.11.1994 International Filing Date: 22.04.1994
Chapter 2 Demand Filed:    19.10.1994    
IPC:
A61B 10/00 (2006.01), A61M 1/00 (2006.01)
Applicants: ST. MARY'S HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER, INC. [US/US]; 7th and Patterson, Grand Junction, CO 81501 (US)
Inventors: MICHELS, Ruth; (US)
Agent: CONNELL, Gary, J.; Sheridan, Ross & McIntosh, 35th floor, 1700 Lincoln Street, Denver, CO 80203 (US).
KOVARIK, Joseph, E.; Sheridan, Ross & McIntosh, 35th floor, 1700 Lincoln Street, Denver, CO 80203 (US)
Priority Data:
052,407 23.04.1993 US
Title (EN) CYTOLOGICAL SAMPLING METHOD AND DEVICE
(FR) PROCEDE ET DISPOSITIF D'ECHANTILLONNAGE CYTOLOGIQUE
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A method and device for collecting cytological samples is provided for suctioning material into a fixative container (32) containing a sufficient amount of fixative (34) so that collected cytological material is fixed substantially immediately after dislodgement. The sampling device includes a means for dislodging material from the cervix (12, 14, 16), a suction means (30), and means to fix the collected material (34).
(FR)L'invention se rapporte à un procédé et un dispositif de collecte d'échantillons cytologiques, permettant d'aspirer une substance dans un récipient (32) contenant une quantité suffisante de fixateur (34) de sorte que la substance cytologique recueillie est fixée pratiquement aussitôt après avoir été détachée. Le dispositif d'échantillonnage comprend un moyen permettant de détacher la substance du col de l'utérus (12, 14, 16), un moyen (30) d'aspiration ainsi qu'un moyen permettant de fixer la substance recueillie (34).
Designated States: AT, AU, BB, BG, BR, BY, CA, CH, CN, CZ, DE, DK, ES, FI, GB, GE, HU, JP, KG, KP, KR, KZ, LK, LU, LV, MD, MG, MN, MW, NL, NO, NZ, PL, PT, RO, RU, SD, SE, SI, SK, TJ, TT, UA, UZ, VN.
European Patent Office (AT, BE, CH, DE, DK, ES, FR, GB, GR, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, SE)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)