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John E Abele, Steven Rowe, Christopher A Rowland, Michael G Vergano: Electro-coagulation and ablation and other electrotherapeutic treatments of body tissue. Boston Scientific Corporation, Fish & Richardson, April 4, 1995: US05403311 (954 worldwide citation)

A catheter includes a flexible elongated catheter body that defines a needle-receiving, or probe-receiving, lumen, a retractable tissue-penetrable needle, or probe, and an electrode mounted on the distal portion of the catheter body. The needle provides a fluid passage for introducing fluid into tis ...


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Abele John E, Rowe Steven, Rowland Christopher A, Vergano Michael G: Electro-coagulation and ablation and other electrotherapeutic treatments of body tissue. Boston Scientific Corporation, Abele John E, Rowe Steven, Rowland Christopher A, Vergano Michael G, WILLIAMS John N, October 13, 1994: WO/1994/022384 (1 worldwide citation)

A catheter includes a flexible elongated catheter body (10), a retractable needle or probe (36), and an electrode (26) mounted on the distal portion of the catheter body (10). The needle (36) provides a fluid passage (39) for introducing fluid (e.g., sclerotic agents for enhancing electrocoagulation ...