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Balloons for medical devices, particularly balloon angioplasty catheters, which have hybrid compliance curves in which growth rate slows at higher pressures are made from block copolymer thermoplastic elastomers.

Title
Block copolymer elastomer catheter balloons
Application Number
204554
Publication Number
6146356
Application Date
May 27, 1999
Publication Date
November 14, 2000
Inventor
Jianhua Chen
Plymouth
MN, US
Lixiao Wang
Maple Grove
MN, US
Agent
Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus P A
Assignee
SciMed Life Systems
MN, US
IPC
A61M 29/00
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