06280457 is referenced by 199 patents and cites 44 patents.

This is a medical device for forming an embolism within the vasculature of a patient. More particularly, it concerns an occlusion device comprising an inner core covered with a polymer. The medical device encourages cellular attachment and growth while maintaining favorable handling, deployment and visualization characteristics.

Title
Polymer covered vaso-occlusive devices and methods of producing such devices
Application Number
9/326188
Publication Number
6280457 (B1)
Application Date
June 4, 1999
Publication Date
August 28, 2001
Inventor
Delilah Yin Hui
Union City
CA, US
Michael P Wallace
Pleasanton
CA, US
Agent
Morrison & Foerster
US
Assignee
Scimed Life Systems
MN, US
IPC
A61M 29/00
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