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Title:
SURGICAL IMPLANT AND METHODS OF ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2019/010479
Kind Code:
A8
Abstract:
A method of manufacturing a surgical implant includes simultaneously forming a first component and a second component of the surgical implant. Formation of the first and second components includes depositing a first quantity of material to a building platform and fusing the first quantity of material to form a first layer of the first and second components. The method of manufacturing also includes depositing a second quantity of material over the first layer of the first and second components and fusing the second quantity of material to form a second layer of the first and second components. The surgical implant is fully assembled upon the completion of the formation of the first and second components.

Inventors:
MELTON PATRICK (US)
PROSSER MICHAEL (US)
Application Number:
US2018/041238
Publication Date:
February 06, 2020
Filing Date:
July 09, 2018
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Assignee:
K2M INC (US)
International Classes:
B29C64/171; A61B17/86; B22F3/10; B22F3/105; B29C64/141; B29C64/153
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
LAINE, Daniel P. et al. (US)
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