Stents are provided with scaffold structures which have low exposures when implanted in arteries and other blood vessels and lumens. The cross-sectional dimensions, materials, and patterns are controlled to provide sufficient strength and coverage while maintaining the low exposure.

Title
Intravascular stent
Application Number
12/965080
Publication Number
20120071962
Application Date
December 10, 2010
Publication Date
March 22, 2012
Inventor
Motasim Sirhan
Los Altos
CA, US
Vinayak Bhat
Cupertino
CA, US
John Yan
Los Gatos
CA, US
Howard Huang
Santa Clara
CA, US
Assignee
Elixir Medical Corporation
CA, US
IPC
A61F 02/82
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