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Derek J Daw, George M Acosta, John R Brustad: Apparatus for in situ saphenous vein bypass and less-invasive varicose vein treatment. Endovascular, John L Rogitz, August 19, 1997: US05658282 (87 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for in situ saphenous vein bypass includes an operating catheter which includes an optical fiber and an electrode, and a control catheter which includes a valvulotome. The operating catheter and control catheter are locked together and advanced through an incision in the leg. The cathet ...


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Derek J Daw, George M Acosta, John R Brustad: Apparatus for in situ saphenous vein bypass and less-invasive varicose vein treatment. ESC Medical Systems, Eitan Pearl Latzer & Cohen Zedek, July 31, 2001: US06267758 (47 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for in situ saphenous vein bypass includes an operating catheter which includes an optical fiber and an electrode, and a control catheter which includes a valvulotome. The operating catheter and control catheter are locked together and advanced through an incision in the leg. The cathet ...