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A device for occluding a blood vessel comprising a helical metal coil having at least one fibrous element attached to its proximal end wherein the fibrous element(s) extends in a sinusoidal wave configuration, the loops of which extend about individual windings at spaced intervals along the axis of the coil.

Title
Vasoocclusion coil with attached fibrous element(s)
Application Number
7/771013
Publication Number
5226911
Application Date
October 2, 1991
Publication Date
July 13, 1993
Inventor
Mike Mariant
Santa Clara
CA, US
U Hiram Chee
Palo Alto
CA, US
Agent
Morrison & Foerster
Assignee
Target Therapeutics
CA, US
IPC
A61B 17/00
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