WO/2005/110240 is referenced by 126 patents.

A septal occluder, such as one made from a polymer tube, can have portions on either side of a patent foramen ovale (PFO) or other septal defect. The portions on either side can be held in place with a catching mechanism that can take one of many forms. The tube can be made of bioresorbable materials.

Title
Catching mechanisms for tubular septal occluder
Application Number
PCT/US2005/015382
Publication Number
2005/110240
Application Date
May 4, 2005
Publication Date
November 24, 2005
Inventor
Devellian Carol A
Widomski David R
Chanduszko Andrzej J
Agent
DIENER Michael A
Assignee
Devellian Carol A
Widomski David R
Chanduszko Andrzej J
Nmt Medical
IPC
A61B 17/00
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