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An apparatus and method for providing protection from emboli and prevention of occlusion in blood vessels entailing the use of a temporarily emplaced, complaint and conformable trap which may be removed when medically necessary and which will not damage the architecture of the blood vessel.

Title
Device and method for providing protection from emboli and preventing occulsion of blood vessels
Application Number
7/301656
Publication Number
5152777
Application Date
January 25, 1989
Publication Date
October 6, 1992
Inventor
Alexander Poloyko
Morton Grove
IL, US
Lev Melinyshyn
Mt. Prospect
IL, US
Edward M Goldberg
Glencoe
IL, US
Agent
Laff Whitesel Conte & Saret
Assignee
Uresil Corporation
IL, US
IPC
A61B 17/00
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