Stryker Corporation : Stryker Announces Annual Meeting of Shareholders

    Stryker Corporation : Stryker Announces Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Kalamazoo, Michigan - March 21, 2013 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK)
announced that its 2013 Annual Meeting of Shareholders is scheduled as
follows:

April 30, 2013 - 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites at The Kalamazoo Center
Kalamazoo, Michigan

Information about the webcast, which will include both the audio and the slide
presentation from the meeting, is available in the Calendar of Events area of
the Investor section of our website at www.investorevents.stryker.com. The
telephone number to listen to the meeting is 800-447-0521 (U.S.) or
847-413-3238 (International) and the passcode is 34424733.

A recording of the meeting will also be available from 4:30 p.m., Eastern
Time, on Tuesday, April 30, 2013, until 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, May 30, 2013.
To hear this recording, dial 888-843-7419 (U.S.) or 630-652-3042
(international) and enter the passcode 34424733.

An archived copy of the webcast will continue to be available on our website
until June 30, 2013.

Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and is
dedicated to helping healthcare professionals perform their jobs more
efficiently while enhancing patient care. The Company offers a diverse array
of innovative medical technologies, including reconstructive, medical and
surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products to help people lead more
active and more satisfying lives. For more information about Stryker, please
visit www.stryker.com.

Contacts

For media inquiries please contact:
Yin Becker, Stryker Corporation, 201-831-5000 or yin.becker@stryker.com

For investor inquiries please contact:
Katherine A. Owen, Stryker Corporation, 269-385-2600 or
katherine.owen@stryker.com

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