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An expandable intraluminal vascular graft is expanded within a blood vessel by an angioplasty balloon associated with a catheter to dilate and expand the lumen of a blood vessel. The graft may be a wire mesh tube, having a biologically inert coating thereon.

Title
Expandable intraluminal graft, and method and apparatus for implanting an expandable intraluminal graft
Application Number
796009
Publication Number
4776337
Application Date
June 26, 1986
Publication Date
October 11, 1988
Inventor
Julio C Palmaz
San Antonio
TX, US
Agent
Ben D Tobor
Assignee
Expandable Grafts Partnership
TX, US
IPC
A61M 29/02
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