Method of securing body tissue

  • US 7,087,073 B2
  • Filed: 04/14/2003
  • Issued: 08/08/2006
  • Est. Priority Date: 05/03/2000
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A method of securing first body tissue with second body tissue, said method comprising the steps of moving a first anchor along a first path into the second body tissue, moving a second anchor along a second path into the second body tissue, said steps of moving the first and second anchors along first and second paths include moving the first and second anchors along first and second paths which intersect in the second body tissue, connecting the first and second anchors together at the intersection between the first and second paths in the second body tissue, and transmitting force through the suture to the first body tissue.

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