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A neurostimulating lead is provided for use in stimulating the spinal chord, spinal nerves, or peripheral nerves or for use in deep brain stimulation that comprises an elongated, flexible lead having improved steerability properties. The lead includes a plurality of thin-film metal electrodes connected by conductors embedded within the wall of the lead to electrical contacts at the proximal end of the lead. The lead is further designed to include an internal lumen for use with a guidewire in an over-the-wire lead placement.

Title
Neurostimulating lead
Application Number
9/500213
Publication Number
7047082 (B1)
Application Date
February 8, 2000
Publication Date
May 16, 2006
Inventor
Paul J Robinson
Mahtomedi
MN, US
Mark G Schrom
Hugo
MN, US
Agent
Peter R Lando
Assignee
MicroNet Medical
MN, US
IPC
A61N 1/05
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