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A microporous reinforced expanded PTFE vascular graft in which the reinforcing structure is substantially identical in porosity to the body of the graft. The graft is characterized by a microporous expanded PTFE tubular graft wall and integral and monolithic expanded PTFE rib structures with a porosity or density substantially identical to that of the tubular graft wall.

Title
Reinforced vascular graft and method of making same
Application Number
8/134072
Publication Number
5609624
Application Date
October 8, 1993
Publication Date
March 11, 1997
Inventor
Robert W Kalis
Mesa
AZ, US
Agent
David G Rosenbaum
Assignee
Impra
AZ, US
IPC
A61M 25/00
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