04832024 is referenced by 167 patents and cites 12 patents.

This invention relates to a catheter for shooting a laser beam, comprising an optical fiber contained in a sheath, as well as an optical system, wherein said optical system obturates the distal end of said sheath, and, between the distal end of said optical fiber and said optical system, there is formed a chamber which is in communication with a supply conduit and with a return conduit for an optically neutral cooling fluid.

Title
Cardio-vascular catheter for shooting a laser beam
Application Number
37541
Publication Number
4832024
Application Date
March 17, 1988
Publication Date
May 23, 1989
Inventor
Jean Claude Labrune
2, avenue de Guyenne, 92160 Antony
FR
Georges Boussignac
1, allee de Provence, 92160 Antony
FR
Agent
Fisher Christen & Sabol
IPC
A61B 17/36
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