05156619 is referenced by 195 patents and cites 10 patents.

A flanged end-to-side vascular graft having an integrally formed flange at at least one end with an opening disposed at a non-right angle to the straight portion of the graft. The upper portion of the flange is shaped to follow a smooth continuous curve and the crotch portion is substantially free of reinforcing stitches. The continuous curve and limited stitches provide a continuous uniform smooth suturing surface to facilitate attachment to a larger artery.

Title
Flanged end-to-side vascular graft
Application Number
7/538325
Publication Number
5156619
Application Date
June 15, 1990
Publication Date
October 20, 1992
Inventor
William K Ehrenfeld
31 Via Los Altos, Tiberon, 94920
CA, US
Agent
Blum Kaplan
IPC
A61F 2/06
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