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1. (WO2006118688) STRING CUTTING BALLOON

Pub. No.:    WO/2006/118688    International Application No.:    PCT/US2006/010485
Publication Date: Nov 9, 2006 International Filing Date: Mar 20, 2006
IPC: A61B 17/22
A61F 2/958
Applicants: BOSTON SCIENTIFIC LIMITED
Inventors: ROMAN, Ricardo, D.
Title: STRING CUTTING BALLOON
Abstract:
A system for treatment of a vessel lesion comprises an expandable balloon and at least one cutting string longitudinally engaged to an exterior surface of the balloon. When the balloon is in its expanded condition, a gap is formed between the at least one cutting string and the exterior surface of the balloon.