05824046 is referenced by 155 patents and cites 46 patents.

A composite intraluminal device is deployable within a body vessel. The composite device includes an elongate radially expandable tubular stent having an interior luminal surface and an opposed exterior surface extending along a longitudinal stent axis. A stent cover is formed of unsintered ePTFE which is expandable. The stent cover is positioned about the stent so as to permit expansion of the cover upon the radial expansion of the stent.

Title
Covered stent
Application Number
8/720091
Publication Number
5824046
Application Date
September 27, 1996
Publication Date
October 20, 1998
Inventor
Susan Shoemaker
Elk River
MN, US
David Sogard
Edina
MN, US
Scott R Smith
Chaska
MN, US
Agent
Hoffmann & Baron
Assignee
Scimed Life Systems
MN, US
IPC
A61F 2/04
A61F 2/06
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