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Nozomu Kanesaka, George A Tashji: Flexible stent with effective strut and connector patterns. Uni Cath, Kanesaka & Takeuchi, June 15, 1999: US05911754 (175 worldwide citation)

A stent for the reinforcement of a blood vessel which comprises a plurality of circularly arranged elongated struts inclined in the same direction relative to an imaginary line on the outer surface of the circularly dimensioned stent. The struts include joint members for joining adjacent elongated s ...


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Nozomu Kanesaka, George A Tashji: Stent for vessel with branch. Uni Cath, Kanesaka & Takeuchi, October 10, 2000: US06129754 (122 worldwide citation)

An expandable reinforcing member or stent of the invention is used inside a body lumen, especially, in patient's artery for opening and holding a lesion or stenosis with a branch. The expandable reinforcing member is formed of at least two hollow mesh portions situated away from each other along an ...


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Nozomu Kanesaka, George A Tashji: Stent with different mesh patterns. Uni Cath, Kanesaka & Takeuchi, May 9, 2000: US06059822 (55 worldwide citation)

An expandable reinforcing member with different mesh patterns of the invention is used inside a body lumen, especially, in patient's artery for opening and holding a lesion or stenosis. The stent of the invention includes at least one large mesh portion, and a small mesh portion connected to the lar ...


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Kanesaka Nozomu, Tashji George A: Flexible stent with effective strut and connector patterns. Uni Cath, February 23, 2000: EP0980694-A2 (8 worldwide citation)

An expandable stent (1) of the invention is formed of a plurality of rows of circularly arranged elongated members (4) situated side by side in a longitudinal axis, and a plurality of rows of circularly arranged connectors (5) situated between two adjacent rows of the circularly arranged elongated m ...


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Nozomu Kanesaka, George A Tashji: Self-exchange stent with effective supporting ability. Uni Cath, Kanesaka & Takeuchi, August 1, 2000: US06096072 (8 worldwide citation)

An expandable stent is formed of a plurality of rows of circularly arranged annular members situated side by side in one direction, and connecting rods for connecting the annular members together. The annular members in one row is formed substantially independently, preferably spaced apart from each ...


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Nozomu Kanesaka, George A Tashji: Catheter with locking device. Uni Cath, Kanesaka & Takeuchi, September 21, 1999: US05954707 (6 worldwide citation)

A catheter with a locking device is formed of a catheter and a locking device attached to a proximal end of the catheter. The locking device is formed of a cylindrical portion fixed to the proximal end of the catheter and having a dent at one side thereof, and a movable ring rotatably attached to th ...


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Nozomu Kanesaka: Radiation device with shield portion. Uni Cath, Kanesaka & Takeuchi, May 29, 2001: US06238332 (2 worldwide citation)

A radiation device is used in a body lumen for treatment. The radiation device is formed of a sheath to be disposed in the body lumen, and an elongated radiation member. The sheath includes a guide wire passageway to allow a guide wire to pass therethrough, and a sheath passageway extending througho ...


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Kanesaka Nozomu, Tashji George A: Flexible stent with effective strut and connector pattern. Uni Cath, February 15, 2000: JP2000-042119 (1 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a stent easily conveyed in an artery, having practically the same entire length before and after expansion and preventing the damage of cells caused by twisting. SOLUTION: In a stent 1 provided with a plurality of long member rows formed by arranging the rows of annu ...