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Method and apparatus for utilizing the vascular system as a conduit to reach other vascular and extravascular locations within the body. Included are methods for revascularization wherein the extravascular passageways are formed to permit blood flow between vascular locations. Also included are methods for performing transvascular interstitial surgery (TVIS) wherein extravascular passageways are formed from a blood vessel to another vascular or non-vascular intracorporeal location. Also disclosed are devices usable for forming extravascular passageways in accordance with the invention, or for modifying, valving, maintaining or closing such passageways.

Title
Device, system and method for intersititial transvascular intervention
Application Number
8/730496
Publication Number
5830222
Application Date
October 11, 1996
Publication Date
November 3, 1998
Inventor
Joshua Makower
Los Altos
CA, US
Agent
Sereboff & Buyan
Assignee
Transvascular
CA, US
IPC
A61D 17/32
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