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A device for closing an aperture in a vessel wall comprising an elongated member positionable inside the vessel against an internal opening of the aperture and having a dimension exceeding a dimension of the internal opening of the aperture to prevent egress of fluid through the aperture. At least two curved legs are coupled to the elongated member, curve in a direction substantially perpendicular to the longitudinal axis of the elongated member, and are positionable outside the vessel to help retain the elongated member in position the legs.

Title
Vascular hole closure device
Application Number
10/345533
Publication Number
7267679 (B2)
Application Date
January 16, 2003
Publication Date
September 11, 2007
Inventor
Richard T Briganti
Malvern
PA, US
James F McGuckin Jr
Radnor
PA, US
Agent
Neil D Gershon
Assignee
Rex Medical
PA, US
IPC
A61B 17/08
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