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1. (WO1999039646) PERCUTANEOUS CATHETER DIRECTED CONSTRICTING OCCLUSION DEVICE
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Pub. No.:    WO/1999/039646    International Application No.:    PCT/US1998/021342
Publication Date: 12.08.1999 International Filing Date: 12.10.1998
Chapter 2 Demand Filed:    29.07.1999    
IPC:
A61B 17/00 (2006.01)
Applicants: AGA MEDICAL CORP. [US/US]; 682 Mendelssohn Avenue Golden Valley, MN 55427 (US)
Inventors: AMPLATZ, Kurt; (US).
AFREMOV, Michael, R.; (US)
Agent: DIETZ, Paul, T.; Haugen and Nikolai, P.A. 900 Second Avenue S. #820 Minneapolis, MN 55402-3325 (US)
Priority Data:
09/019,620 06.02.1998 US
Title (EN) PERCUTANEOUS CATHETER DIRECTED CONSTRICTING OCCLUSION DEVICE
(FR) DISPOSITIF D'OCCLUSION A CONSTRICTION, DIRIGE AU MOYEN D'UN CATHETER PERCUTANE
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A collapsible medical device (10) and associated method for occluding an abnormal opening in, for example, a body organ, wherein the medical device (10) is shaped from a shape memory metal fabric. The device is preferably made from a continuous tubular metal fabric and includes two outer occluding portions (12, 14), and a resilient central, spring-like interconnecting member (16). The device (10) includes a fastener (30, 32) for attaching to the end of a guide wire or delivery catheter.
(FR)L'invention concerne un dispositif médical pliant (10) et un procédé associé, pour l'occlusion d'une ouverture anormale dans, par exemple, un organe du corps. Ledit dispositif médical (10) est fabriqué dans un tissu métallique à mémoire de forme. Il est, de préférence, constitué de tissu métallique tubulaire et continu et présente deux parties occlusives extérieures (12, 14) et un élément de liaison central élastique (16), du type ressort. Il (10) comporte, de plus, une attache (30, 32) permettant sa fixation à l'extrémité d'un fil-guide ou d'un cathéter d'administration.
Designated States: AU, CA, CN, JP, KR.
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, CH, CY, DE, DK, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, SE).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)