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A stent locating device that includes leading wires, a pushing rod for holding the leading wires, and a sheath for loading the pushing rod. The pushing rod includes inner and outer tubes. The inner tube is used as a guiding wire channel. An annular portion between the inner and outer tubes is used as a leading wire channel. The pushing rod may be a single tube having a hollow portion that is used as a guiding wire channel and a plurality of leading wire channels arranged in the body thereof at regular intervals circumferentially. The pushing rod may have a plurality of leading wires, crossing leading wires, or a combination of leading wires and auxiliary leading wires which are distributed at regular intervals circumferentially and are derived from the tip of a leading wire channel(s).

Title
Stent (or stent graft) locating device
Application Number
9/719949
Publication Number
6764503 (B1)
Application Date
December 18, 2000
Publication Date
July 20, 2004
Inventor
Shin Ishimaru
1-23-23, Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0001
US
Agent
Butzel Long
US
Assignee
Shin Ishimaru
US
IPC
A61F 2/06
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