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Vascular treatment and methods include a plurality of self-expanding bulbs and a hypotube including interspersed patterns of longitudinally spaced rows of kerfs. Joints between woven structures and hypotubes include solder. Woven structures include patterns of radiopaque filaments measureable under x-ray. Structures are heat treated to include at least shapes at different temperatures. A catheter includes a hypotube including interspersed patterns of longitudinally spaced rows of kerfs. Heat treating systems include a detachable flange. Laser cutting systems include a fluid flow system.

Title
Variably-shaped vascular devices
Application Number
14/132493
Publication Number
8721677 (B1)
Application Date
December 18, 2013
Publication Date
May 13, 2014
Inventor
Vikram Janardhan
Sacramento
CA, US
Vallabh Janardhan
Dallas
TX, US
Agent
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear
Assignee
Insera Therapeutics
CA, US
IPC
A61M 29/00
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