05902332 is referenced by 193 patents and cites 41 patents.

A plurality of expandable and deformable intraluminal vascular grafts are expanded within a blood vessel by an angioplasty balloon associated with a catheter to dilate and expand the lumen of a blood vessel. The grafts may be thin-walled tubular members having a plurality of slots disposed substantially parallel to the longitudinal axis of the tubular members, and adjacent grafts are flexibly connected by a single connector member disposed substantially parallel to the longitudinal axis of the tubular members.

Title
Expandable intraluminal graft
Application Number
253115
Publication Number
5902332
Application Date
November 24, 1992
Publication Date
May 11, 1999
Inventor
Richard A Schatz
Paradise Valley
AZ, US
Agent
Tobor & Goldstein L
Assignee
Expandable Grafts Partnership
TX, US
IPC
A61F
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