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Shlomo Ben Haim: Apparatus and method for ablation. Biosense, Cowan Liebowitz & Latman, August 22, 1995: US05443489 (461 worldwide citation)

This invention concerns an apparatus and method for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias. More particularly, this invention is directed to a method for ablating a portion of an organ or bodily structure of a patient, which comprises obtaining a perspective image of the organ or structure to be mappe ...


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Debenedictis Leonard C, Frangineas George: Apparatus and method for ablation-related dermatological treatment of selected targets. Reliant Technologies, Debenedictis Leonard C, Frangineas George, FARN Michael W, November 22, 2007: WO/2007/134256 (5 worldwide citation)

The invention describes a treatment for skin containing selected targets that provides feedback in response to a measurement enabled by the ablation of holes. The inventive apparatus includes an electromagnetic source configured to emit ablative electromagnetic energy, a delivery system, a sensing e ...


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Eric Welch: Apparatus and method for ablation of targeted tissue. Fay Kaplun & Marcin, April 12, 2007: US20070083192-A1

A tissue treatment device comprises an elongate member including a lumen extending therethrough and an inflatable member mounted to the distal portion of the elongated member and surrounding an opening of the lumen, an outer surface of the inflatable member including a conductive region having a fir ...


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Leonard C DeBenedictis, George Frangineas: Apparatus and Method for Ablation-Related Dermatological Treatment of Selected Targets. Reliant Technologies, Reliant Fenwick, c o FENWICK & WEST, November 15, 2007: US20070264625-A1

The invention describes a treatment for skin containing selected targets that provides feedback in response to a measurement enabled by the ablation of holes. The inventive apparatus includes an electromagnetic source configured to emit ablative electromagnetic energy, a delivery system, a sensing e ...


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Lee B Riley, Mehran Habibi: Linear-array radio frequency resections. Blank Rome, February 2, 2006: US20060025761-A1

An apparatus and method for ablation of a resection plane in an organ of the body, is disclosed. A linear-array probe with a plurality of tines penetrates a cross-section of the organ. A radio frequency generator is connected to the linear-array probe via wire conductors. The radio frequency generat ...


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Leonard C DeBenedictis, George Frangineas: Apparatus and method for ablation-related dermatological treatment of selected targets. Solta Medical, Wood Herron & Evans, December 24, 2009: US20090318909-A1

The invention describes a treatment for skin containing selected targets that provides feedback in response to a measurement enabled by the ablation of holes. The inventive apparatus includes an electromagnetic source configured to emit ablative electromagnetic energy, a delivery system, a sensing e ...


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Welch Eric: Apparatus and method for ablation of targeted tissue. Boston Scientific Scimed, Welch Eric, KAPLUN Oleg F, April 19, 2007: WO/2007/044267

A tissue treatment device comprises an elongate member including a lumen extending therethrough and an inflatable member mounted to the distal portion of the elongated member and surrounding an opening of the lumen, an outer surface of the inflatable member including a conductive region having a fir ...


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Gough Edward J, Stein Alan A: Apparatus and method for ablation of many antennas which are accompanied by cooling element. Rita Medical Systems, May 24, 2007: JP2007-125414

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an apparatus and a method for ablation having a cooling type ablation electrode.SOLUTION: An ablation apparatus (10) has a handpiece (11), the electrode (12) extending from the great distance end of the handpiece, probes (24, 26), heat sensors (28, 30, 32), and an en ...