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Frank Kotula, Kurt Amplatz, Curtis Amplatz: Percutaneous catheter directed intravascular occlusion devices. AGA Medical Corporation, Haugen & Nikolai P A, March 10, 1998: US05725552 (692 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method of forming a medical device and medical devices which can be formed in accordance with the method. In one embodiment, the method includes the steps of a) providing a metal fabric formed of a plurality of strands formed of a metal which can be heat treated to s ...


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Kurt Amplatz, Xiaoping Gu, John C Oslund: Percutaneous catheter directed intravascular occlusion devices. AGA Medical Corporation, Alston & Bird, October 11, 2011: US08034061 (36 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an improved vascular occlusion device having improved flexibility and retention of the type fabricated from braided tubular metal fabric having an expanded preset configuration and an elongated collapsed reduced diameter configuration for delivery through a catheter to ...


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Kurt Amplatz, Xiaoping Gu, John C Oslund: Percutaneous catheter directed intravascular occlusion devices. AGA Medical Corporation, Alston & Bird, June 4, 2013: US08454633 (8 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an improved vascular occlusion device having improved flexibility and retention of the type fabricated from braided tubular metal fabric having an expanded preset configuration and an elongated collapsed reduced diameter configuration for delivery through a catheter to ...


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Amplatz Kurt, Gu Xiaoping, Oslund John, Adams Daniel O: Percutaneous catheter directed intravascular occlusion devices. Aga Medical, January 14, 2009: EP2014240-A1 (4 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an improved vascular occlusion device having improved flexibility and retention of the type fabricated from braided tubular metal fabric having an expanded preset configuration and an elongated collapsed reduced diameter configuration for delivery through a catheter to ...


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Kurt Amplatz, Xiaoping Gu, John C Oslund: Percutaneous catheter directed intravascular occlusion devices. AGA Medical Corporation, Armstrong Teasdale, February 24, 2015: US08961556 (2 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an improved vascular occlusion device having improved flexibility and retention of the type fabricated from braided tubular metal fabric having an expanded preset configuration and an elongated collapsed reduced diameter configuration for delivery through a catheter to ...


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Amplatz Kurt, Gu Xiaoping, Oslund John Charles: Percutaneous catheter directed intravascular occlusion devices. Aga Medical, July 1, 2009: EP2074953-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention provide an improved vascular occlusion (10) device for occlusion of an atrial appendage. The medical device includes a first portion (14) having at least one plane of occlusion that is configured to be positioned outside of the left atrial appendage, and a second ...


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Kotula Frank, Amplatz Kurt, Amplatz Curtis: Dispositifs docclusion intravasculaire guides par un catheter percutane, Percutaneous catheter directed intravascular occlusion devices. Aga Medical Corporation, Aga Medical Corporation, RIDOUT & MAYBEE, November 20, 1997: CA2252913 (1 worldwide citation)

This invention is an intravascular occlusion device (10) for Atrial Septal Defects (ASD), and Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) treatment. The device (10) is constructed of resilient metal fabric (14, 14'), and is capable of assuming both an expanded configuration and a collapsed configuration. Once ex ...


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Kotula Frank, Amplatz Kurt, Amplatz Curtis: Percutaneous catheter directed intravascular occlusion devices. Aga Medical Corporation, DIETZ Paul T, November 20, 1997: WO/1997/042878 (1 worldwide citation)

This invention is an intravascular occlusion device (10) for Atrial Septal Defects (ASD), and Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) treatment. The device (10) is constructed of resilient metal fabric (14, 14'), and is capable of assuming both an expanded configuration and a collapsed configuration. Once ex ...


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Kotula Frank, Amplatz Kurt, Amplatz Curtis: Percutaneous catheter directed intravascular occlusion devices. Aga Medical, November 24, 1999: EP0957773-A1

This invention is an intravascular occlusion device (10) for Atrial Septal Defects (ASD), and Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) treatment. The device (10) is constructed of resilient metal fabric (14, 14'), and is capable of assuming both an expanded configuration and a collapsed configuration. Once ex ...


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AMPLATZ KURT, GU XIAOPING, OSLUND JOHN, ADAMS DANIEL O: [fr] Dispositifs docclusions dirigés par cathéter percutané intravasculaire, [de] Über einen perkutanen Katheter gesteuerte Vorrichtungen für intravaskuläre Verstopfungen, [en] Percutaneous catheter directed intravascular occlusion devices. AGA MEDICAL, December 22, 2010: EP2263553-A1

[en] A vascular occlusion device having improved flexibility and retention of the type fabricated from braided tubular metal fabric having an expanded preset configuration and an elongated collapsed reduced diameter configuration for delivery through a catheter to a treatment site and shaped to crea ...