04581012 is referenced by 113 patents and cites 48 patents.

A subcutaneously tunneled catheter set is disclosed in which a first multilumen catheter is connected to a second reinforced multilumen catheter. A tissue cuff is located near the connection between the two catheter tubes. The disclosure includes a multilumen connector made from a housing that provides conduits between two sets of ports which connect to catheter tubes at either end. The tissue cuff is connected around the outside of the multilumen connector. A multilumen locking connector is provided so that the subcutaneously tunneled multilumen catheter set may be connected directly to an exterior multilumen catheter tube.

Title
Multilumen catheter set
Application Number
6/678481
Publication Number
4581012
Application Date
December 5, 1984
Publication Date
April 8, 1986
Inventor
Robert M Asher
Quincy
MA, US
Henry T Tai
Pacific Palisades
CA, US
Eric W Brown
Redondo Beach
CA, US
Agent
Robert M Asher
Assignee
I Flow Corporation
CA, US
IPC
A61M 25/00
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