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A catheter configured to carry one or more stents and having an inflatable balloon for expanding a stent surrounding the balloon. The catheter is characterized in having a positioner for moving the one or more stents relative to the balloon from a first position in which the stent does not surround the balloon to a second position in which the stent surrounds the balloon. Also disclosed is a method for deploying a stent at a desired location in the vascular system.

Title
Balloon catheter for multiple adjustable stent deployment
Application Number
10/108985
Publication Number
7147655 (B2)
Application Date
March 29, 2002
Publication Date
December 12, 2006
Inventor
Israel Chermoni
Haifa
IL
Agent
Levine Bagade Han
Assignee
Xtent
CA, US
IPC
A61F 2/84
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