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UNITED STATES SURGICAL CONSOLIDATES ROLES OF SENIOR MANAGEMENT

 UNITED STATES SURGICAL CONSOLIDATES ROLES OF SENIOR MANAGEMENT
 NORWALK, Conn., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Surgical Corporation (NYSE: USS) announced today that Herbert W. Korthoff, executive vice president, operations, will be retiring effective Jan. 1, 1992. Korthoff will remain affiliated with USSC in an advisory capacity and continues to serve on the board of directors. Korthoff joined the company in 1978 and was responsible for developing the company's early manufacturing operations.
 Bruce S. Lustman, executive vice president finance and chief financial officer, will assume the position of executive vice president and chief operating officer and will be responsible for the manufacturing, engineering and finance functions. Research and development, previously part of operations, will now report directly to Leon C. Hirsch, chairman.
 Turi Josefsen, executive vice president marketing, will assume the position of executive vice president of USSC and president and chief executive officer of Auto Suture Companies. Ms. Josefsen will be responsible for all sales and distribution companies worldwide, the company's European headquarters operation, and corporate marketing functions.
 United States Surgical Corporation is the world's largest manufacturer and marketer of surgical staplers and the leader in the growing field of minimally invasive surgery.
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 /CONTACT: Marianne Scipione of United States Surgical, 203-845-1404/
 (USS) CO: United States Surgical Corporation ST: Connecticut IN: MTC SU: PER


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