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A medical device delivery system, having a rolling retractable sheath covering a medical device mounting region on the system is disclosed. The rolling retractable sheath comprises an inner wall and an outer wall and may be formed of one or more materials, optionally porous. Optionally, a lubricant may be applied selectively to the interior and exterior walls of the stent.

Title
Rolling membrane stent delivery system
Application Number
9/187947
Publication Number
6059813
Application Date
November 6, 1998
Publication Date
May 9, 2000
Inventor
Scott R Smith
Chaska
MN, US
Dave J Sogard
Edina
MN, US
Lance A Monroe
New Hope
MN, US
Anthony C Vrba
Maple Grove
MN, US
Agent
Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus
Assignee
Scimed Life Systems
MN, US
IPC
A61M 29/00
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