08172862 is referenced by 6 patents and cites 55 patents.

This is a medical device for forming an embolism within the vasculature of a patient. More particularly, it concerns an occlusion device comprising an inner core covered with a polymer. The medical device encourages cellular attachment and growth while maintaining favorable handling, deployment and visualization characteristics.

Title
Polymer covered vaso-occlusive devices and methods of producing such devices
Application Number
12/723575
Publication Number
8172862 (B2)
Application Date
March 12, 2010
Publication Date
May 8, 2012
Inventor
Delilah Yin Hui
Union City
CA, US
Michael P Wallace
Pleasanton
CA, US
Agent
Vista IP Law Group
Assignee
Stryker NV Operations
IE
Stryker Corporation
MI, US
IPC
A61B 17/00
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