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A crack-resistant endoprosthesis for delivery in a body lumen can be comprised of a multilayered material. The multilayered material can include at least two layers having a boundary layer therebetween. The boundary layer is configured to inhibit cracks from propagating from a first layer-to a second layer. The different layers can be comprised of the same materials or different materials. It can be preferred that the multilayered material have layers that are comprised of resiliently-flexible materials, shape memory materials, and/or radiopaque materials.

Title
Visible endoprosthesis
Application Number
11/375381
Publication Number
7837726 (B2)
Application Date
March 13, 2006
Publication Date
November 23, 2010
Inventor
Travis R Yribarren
San Mateo
CA, US
Anton G Clifford
Mountain View
CA, US
Randolf Von Oepen
Los Altos Hills
CA, US
Agent
Workman Nydegger
Assignee
Abbott Laboratories
IL, US
IPC
A61F 2/06
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