07657324 is referenced by 12 patents and cites 111 patents.

A seal adapted for use with medical devices is provided. The medical device may be a lead having a distal tip adapted for implantation on or about the heart and for connection to a system for monitoring or stimulating cardiac activity. The lead assembly in one embodiment includes an atraumatic tip. A seal is provided within the lead tip assembly, which prevents or limits further entry of fluids through the lead tip. The lead may be a left ventricular lead with a hemostasis mechanism provided therewithin.

Title
Seal for use with cardiac lead
Application Number
10/617881
Publication Number
7657324 (B2)
Application Date
July 14, 2003
Publication Date
February 2, 2010
Inventor
Christopher M Zerby
New Brighton
MN, US
Lili Liu
White Bear Lake
MN, US
Gwen Crevensten
Minneapolis
MN, US
Bruce Tockman
Scandia
MN, US
Randy Westlund
Minneapolis
MN, US
Agent
Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner
Assignee
Cardiac Pacemakers
MN, US
IPC
A61N 1/05
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