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Matthew O Boyle: Ultrasonic angioplasty balloon catheter. Joe W & Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, March 11, 1997: US05609606 (200 worldwide citation)

An angioplasty balloon catheter particularly adapted for ablation of a stenosis in vivo has a balloon which may be inflated with a conductive contrast fluid injected proximally to the balloon, and is furthermore metalized on the outside of the balloon and catheter shaft. The balloon has piezoelectri ...


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Matthew O Boyle: Ultrasonic angioplasty balloon catheter. The Joe W & Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, March 18, 1997: US05611807 (65 worldwide citation)

An angioplasty balloon catheter particularly adapted for ablation of a stenosis in vivo has a balloon which may be inflated with a conductive contrast fluid injected proximally to the balloon, and is furthermore metalized on the outside of the balloon and catheter shaft. The balloon has piezoelectri ...