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Stuart D Edwards: Sphincter treatment apparatus. Conway Stuart Medical, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, May 2, 2000: US06056744 (531 worldwide citation)

A sphincter treatment apparatus includes an energy delivery device introduction member including a plurality of arms. Each arm has distal and proximal sections. The distal sections of the arms are coupled as are the proximal sections of the arms. The energy delivery device introduction member is con ...


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Stuart D Edwards, John W Gaiser, David S Utley, Jay J Qin: Sphincter treatment apparatus. Curon Medical, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, July 3, 2001: US06254598 (369 worldwide citation)

A sphincter treatment apparatus includes an elongated member having at least one lumen including an inflation lumen and a basket assembly with first and second arms. The basket assembly is coupled to the elongated member and has deployed and non-deployed configurations. An inflatable member is coupl ...


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Stuart D Edwards, David S Utley: Apparatus to treat esophageal sphincters. Curon Medical, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, June 15, 2004: US06749607 (133 worldwide citation)

A sphincter treatment apparatus has an introducer means including a distal portion means. An expandable device means includes a plurality of arm means. Each arm means of the plurality has a distal section means and a proximal section means. Each of distal sections means of the arm means are coupled ...


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Stuart D Edwards, John W Gaiser, David S Utley, Jay J Qin: Sphincter treatment apparatus. Curon Medical, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, January 6, 2004: US06673070 (129 worldwide citation)

A sphincter treatment apparatus includes an elongated member having at least one lumen including an inflation lumen and a basket assembly with first and second arms. The basket assembly is coupled to the elongated member and has deployed and non-deployed configurations. An inflatable member is coupl ...


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Stuart D Edwards, John W Gaiser, David S Utley, Jay J Qin: Sphincter treatment apparatus. Curon Medical, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, October 24, 2006: US07125407 (68 worldwide citation)

A sphincter treatment apparatus includes an elongated member having at least one lumen including an inflation lumen and a basket assembly with first and second arms. The basket assembly is coupled to the elongated member and has deployed and non-deployed configurations. An inflatable member is coupl ...


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Stuart D Edwards, David Utley, Ronald G Lax, Theodore R Kucklick, Peter H Muller: Sphincter treatment apparatus. Mederi Therapeutics, Ryan Kromholz & Manion S C, January 19, 2010: US07648500 (39 worldwide citation)

A sphincter treatment apparatus includes an energy delivery device introduction member including a proximal end with a first radius of curvature and a distal end with a second radius of curvature. The introduction member is configured to be introduced into the sphincter in a non-deployed state and t ...


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Stuart D Edwards, John W Gaiser, David S Utley, Jay J Qin: Sphincter treatment apparatus. Mederi Therapeutics, November 25, 2014: US08894646 (3 worldwide citation)

An apparatus treats tissue at or near a sphincter. The apparatus has an elongated member having at least one lumen including an inflation lumen, and a basket assembly including a first and a second arm. An inflatable member is coupled to the inflation lumen and has a deployed and a non-deployed stat ...


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Stuart D Edwards, David S Utley, Ronald G Lax, Theodore R Kucklick, Peter H Muller: Sphincter treatment apparatus. Mederi Therapeutics, June 4, 2013: US08454595 (2 worldwide citation)

A sphincter treatment apparatus includes an energy delivery device introduction member including a proximal end with a first radius of curvature and a distal end with a second radius of curvature. The introduction member is configured to be introduced into the sphincter in a non-deployed state and t ...


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Edwards Stuart D: Electrosurgical sphincter treatment apparatus. Curon Medical, December 6, 2000: EP1056403-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A sphincter treatment apparatus includes an introduction member to be introduced through the oesophagus, the member having at its distal end an expandible basket consisting of a plurality of flexible arms, the basket being introduced through the sphincter and then mechanically expanded to dilate the ...


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Stuart D Edwards, David S Utley, Ronald G Lax, Theodore R Kucklick, Peter H Muller: Sphincter treatment apparatus. Mederi Therapeutics, May 31, 2016: US09351787

A sphincter treatment apparatus includes an energy delivery device introduction member including a proximal end with a first radius of curvature and a distal end with a second radius of curvature. The introduction member is configured to be introduced into the sphincter in a non-deployed state and t ...