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Systems and methods for treating septal defects. A system for treating septal defects may comprise a first catheter having a distal end and a first lumen, a second catheter having a distal end a second lumen, a bridge member extending between the distal end of the first catheter and the distal end of the second catheter, and a first patch adapted to be disposed within the first lumen and movable out of the first lumen along the bridge member. A second patch may be used and be connectable to the first patch.

Title
Method and apparatus for treating septal defects
Application Number
9/957975
Publication Number
6596013 (B2)
Application Date
September 20, 2001
Publication Date
July 22, 2003
Inventor
Jaydeep Y Kokate
Maple Grove
MN, US
Dachuan Yang
Hillsborough
NJ, US
Agent
Crompton Seager & Tufte
US
Assignee
SciMed Life Systems
MN, US
IPC
A61B 17/08
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