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Methods and devices are provided for reconfiguring a tissue within a hollow body organ using an entirely endoscopic approach in order to effectively reduce flow of fluid contents into a second hollow body organ in fluid communication with the first.

Title
Methods and devices for tissue reconfiguration
Application Number
9/520273
Publication Number
6663639 (B1)
Application Date
March 7, 2000
Publication Date
December 16, 2003
Inventor
Amos G Cruz
Franklin
MA, US
Jeffrey C Cerier
Franklin
MA, US
Michael D Laufer
Menlo Park
CA, US
Agent
Fish & Richardson P C
US
Assignee
NDO Surgical
MA, US
IPC
A61B 17/04
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