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STRYKER CORPORATION ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF THE DIMSO GROUP

STRYKER CORPORATION ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF THE DIMSO GROUP
 KALAMAZOO, Mich., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Stryker Corporation (NASDAQ-NMS: STRY) today announced that its subsidiary, Stryker France S.A., has acquired Dimso S.A., and its subsidiary companies in France and Spain (the Dimso Group). The Dimso Group designs and manufactures the Diapason and Stryker 2S Spinal Implant Systems and other orthopedic products. The Dimso Group had 1991 sales of approximately $12 million.
 John W. Brown, chairman of Stryker Corporation, commented that this acquisition brings to the company excellent product designs for the world spinal implant market. This product line will become part of Stryker's European Division.
 Stryker Corporation develops, manufactures and markets specialty surgical and medical products including orthopedic implants, powered surgical instruments, endoscopic systems and patient handling equipment for the world market. Its shares are traded in the over-the-counter market on the NASDAQ National Market System under the symbol STRY.
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 CONTACT: David J. Simpson, vice president, chief financial officer and secretary, Stryker Corporation, 616-385-2600
 (STRY) CO: STRYKER CORPORATION; STRYKER FRANCE S.A.; THE DIMSO
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