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Methods of ablating mucosal tissue in an alimentary canal are provided. The methods can include the steps of (i) providing an ablation device comprising a tissue ablation source; (ii) positioning at least a portion of the ablation device at a mucosal tissue surface of the alimentary canal; (iii) delivering a sufficient amount of the source for tissue ablation to the mucosal tissue surface to create a lesion in the mucosal tissue. In one implementation the methods include a step of providing a radiofrequency (RF) energy delivery device.

Title
Method for tissue ablation
Application Number
11/420722
Publication Number
7556628 (B2)
Application Date
May 26, 2006
Publication Date
July 7, 2009
Inventor
Jay Qin
Fremont
CA, US
Scott H West
Livermore
CA, US
Stuart D Edwards
Salinas
CA, US
John Gaiser
Mountain View
CA, US
David S Utley
Redwood City
CA, US
Agent
Shay Glenn
Assignee
BÂRRX Medical
CA, US
IPC
A61B 18/18
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