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Publication numberUSD530423 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/227,372
Publication date17 Oct 2006
Filing date11 Apr 2005
Priority date29 Mar 2005
Also published asUSD594986
Publication number227372, 29227372, US D530423 S1, US D530423S1, US-S1-D530423, USD530423 S1, USD530423S1
InventorsPatrick Miles, Matthew Curran
Original AssigneeNuvasive, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Intervertebral implant
US D530423 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for an intervertebral implant, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of an intervertebral implant showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a side elevation of the side opposite that shown in FIG. 3.

Non-Patent Citations
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U.S. ClassificationD24/155