Patent Number: 8,797,392

Title: Endoscope assembly with a polarizing filter

Abstract: An endoscope includes an imaging device, a first polarizing filter disposed in front of the imaging device, a light source, and a second polarizing filter disposed in front of the light source.

Inventors: Bayer; Lex (Palo Alto, CA), Desai; Rupesh (San Jose, CA), Niel; Alex (Daly City, CA), Gurukula; Venkata Vishnu (Fremont, CA)

Assignee: Avantis Medical Sytems, Inc.

International Classification: A62B 1/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018