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A catheter for insertion into a body cavity, comprises a tubular shaft formed with a passageway extending longitudinally therethrough closed at one end and open at the opposite end and a probe removably received within the passageway through its open end. The probe includes a temperature sensor for sensing the heat produced by a heating applicator applied to an adjacent area of the body. The heating applicator includes a microwave antenna producing an electromagnetic field for heating the body tissue adjacent to the body cavity, and the sensor including an electromagnetic field detector for detecting the peak of the electromagnetic field produced by the applicator antenna.

Title
Catheter and probe
Application Number
7/46193
Publication Number
4813429
Application Date
May 5, 1987
Publication Date
March 21, 1989
Inventor
Avigdor Lev
Petach Tikva
IL
Uzi Eshel
Herzlia
IL
Agent
Benjamin J Barish
Assignee
Biodan Medical Systems
IL
IPC
A61B 10/00
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