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1. (WO2006020192) RETRIEVABLE INTRAVASCULAR FILTER WITH BENDABLE ANCHORING MEMBERS
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Pub. No.:    WO/2006/020192    International Application No.:    PCT/US2005/025388
Publication Date: 23.02.2006 International Filing Date: 18.07.2005
IPC:
A61F 2/01 (2006.01)
Applicants: BOSTON SCIENTIFIC LIMITED [IE/BB]; The Corporate Centre, Bush Hill, Bay Street, St. Michael, Barbados (BB) (For All Designated States Except US).
WASDYKE, Joel M. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
VRBA, ANTHONY C.; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: WASDYKE, Joel M.; (US).
VRBA, ANTHONY C.; (US)
Agent: SEAGER, Glenn M.; CROMPTON SEAGER & TUFTE LLC, 1221 NICOLLET AVENUE, SUITE 800, MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA 55403 (US)
Priority Data:
10/894,382 19.07.2004 US
Title (EN) RETRIEVABLE INTRAVASCULAR FILTER WITH BENDABLE ANCHORING MEMBERS
(FR) FILTRE INTRAVASCULAIRE RECUPERABLE DOTE D’ELEMENTS D’ANCRAGE PLIANTS
Abstract: front page image
(EN)Retrievable intravascular filters for insertion within a blood vessel are disclosed. A retrievable intravascular filter in accordance with an illustrative embodiment of the present invention includes an apical head operatively coupled to a number of elongated filter legs that can be used to collect blood clots contained within a blood vessel. A bendable anchoring member coupled to or formed integrally with one or more of the elongated filter legs can be used to temporarily or permanently secure the intravascular filter to the wall of the blood vessel.
(FR)L’invention concerne des filtres intravasculaires récupérables destinés à être insérés dans un vaisseau sanguin. Un filtre intravasculaire récupérable selon un mode de réalisation illustratif de la présente invention comporte une tête apicale couplée de façon fonctionnelle à un certain nombre de pattes de filtre allongées susceptibles d’être utilisées pour prélever des caillots sanguins contenus dans un vaisseau sanguin. Un élément d’ancrage pliant couplé à une ou plusieurs des pattes de filtre allongées, ou solidaire de celles-ci, peut être utilisé pour fixer provisoirement ou à demeure le filtre intravasculaire sur la paroi du vaisseau sanguin.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KM, KP, KR, KZ, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, MA, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MZ, NA, NG, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PG, PH, PL, PT, RO, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, SY, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, YU, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, NL, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)