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A vascular structure, including an artery, vein or vessel, with a peripheral wall defining a cavity and having a localized abnormal wall is treated by inserting a device of a hydrogel material into the cavity; and then hydrating and expanding the hydrogel material until the device occludes the localized abnormal wall, sealing it from the cavity of the vascular structure.

Title
Intravascular hydrogel implant
Application Number
7/809265
Publication Number
5258042
Application Date
December 16, 1991
Publication Date
November 2, 1993
Inventor
Bharat Mehta
West Bloomfield
MI, US
Agent
Barnes Kisselle Raisch Choate Whittemore & Hulbert
Assignee
Henry Ford Health System
MI, US
IPC
A61M 31/00
A61F 2/06
A61F 2/04
A61F 2/54
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