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A medical device for treating a heart having a faulty heart valve is disclosed. The medical device comprises a ligature including a first anchoring member and a second anchoring member is used. The ligature is percutaneously deployable into a patient with a faulty heart valve wherein the first anchoring member to anchor to a first tissue area of the heart and the second anchoring member to anchor to a second tissue area of the heart.

Title
Apparatuses and methods for heart valve repair
Application Number
10/272060
Publication Number
7087064 (B1)
Application Date
October 15, 2002
Publication Date
August 8, 2006
Inventor
Gregory Mathew Hyde
Menlo Park
CA, US
Agent
Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman
Assignee
Advanced Cardiovascular Systems
CA, US
IPC
A61B 17/10
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