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1. (WO2003077751) IMPROVED THERMOGRAPHY CATHETER
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Pub. No.:    WO/2003/077751    International Application No.:    PCT/US2003/007816
Publication Date: 25.09.2003 International Filing Date: 14.03.2003
IPC:
A61B 5/00 (2006.01), A61M 25/00 (2006.01), A61M 29/02 (2006.01)
Applicants: VOLCANO THERAPEUTICS, INC. [US/US]; Suite 103, 26061 Merit Circle, Laguna Hills, CA 92653 (US)
Inventors: MAAHS, Tracy, D.; (US).
FLORES, Jesus; (US).
CAMPBELL, Thomas, H.; (US)
Agent: CANTER, Bruce, M.; Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, Suite 1600, 660 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660 (US)
Priority Data:
10/099,409 15.03.2002 US
Title (EN) IMPROVED THERMOGRAPHY CATHETER
(FR) CATHETER DE THERMOGRAPHIE AMELIORE
Abstract: front page image
(EN)An improved catheter (90) capable of detecting metabolic activity within vascular anomalies is disclosed. The apparatus of the present invention includes a catheter (90) having a distal end (25) and a proximal end, an expandable body (21) located at the distal end (25) of the catheter (90), the expandable body (21) comprising one or more expandable body arms (22), and at least one sensor (24) integrally formed on each of the expandable body arms (22).
(FR)Cathéter amélioré (90) pouvant détecter une activité métabolique dans des anomalies vasculaires. Le dispositif de l'invention comprend un cathéter (90) présentant une extrémité distale (25) et une extrémité proximale ; un corps expansible (21) se situant à l'extrémité distale (25) du cathéter (90), ce corps (21) comprenant un ou plusieurs bras expansibles (22) ; et au moins un détecteur (24) formé d'une seule pièce sur chacun desdits bras (22).
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EC, EE, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KP, KR, KZ, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, MA, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MZ, NO, NZ, OM, PH, PL, PT, RO, RU, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, UZ, VN, YU, ZA, ZM, ZW.
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)