Multi-orientation canister for use with a reduced pressure treatment system

  • US 8,758,315 B2
  • Filed: 02/21/2012
  • Issued: 06/24/2014
  • Est. Priority Date: 02/21/2012
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A multi-orientational canister for use in a reduced pressure tissue treatment, comprising:

  • an inlet adapted to be fluidly connected with a tissue site and capable of receiving fluids from the tissue site;

    a main chamber in fluid communication with the inlet for receiving the fluids from the inlet;

    a filter chamber separated from the main chamber by one or more filter chamber walls;

    a filter positioned within the filter chamber and separated from the main chamber by one or more of the filter chamber walls;

    a primary hole having a first diameter positioned through the one or more filter chamber walls for providing a first path of fluid communication between the filter chamber and the main chamber;

    a secondary hole having a second diameter smaller than the first diameter positioned through the one or more filter chamber walls; and

    an outlet providing fluid communication with the filter chamber, the outlet adapted to be fluidly connected to a reduced pressure source.

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