08202248 is referenced by 12 patents and cites 86 patents.

A device and methods for treating renal failure are disclosed. One embodiment of the device is an implantable peritoneal dialysis device. When in use, the device can have a semi-permeable reservoir implanted in the peritoneal cavity. The reservoir can receive blood waste and drain through one or more conduits, via a pump, to the biological bladder. Solids and/or a solution benefiting dialysis can be pumped to the reservoir and/or implanted in the peritoneal cavity.

Title
Dialysis implant and methods of use
Application Number
10/922478
Publication Number
8202248 (B2)
Application Date
August 18, 2004
Publication Date
June 19, 2012
Inventor
Gregory W Hall
Redwood City
CA, US
Daniel R Burnett
San Francisco
CA, US
Agent
Christopher C Bolten
Nicola A Pisano
Jones Day
Assignee
Sequana Medical
CH
IPC
A61K 9/22
A61M 1/00
A61M 37/00
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