AT518560T - Balloon catheter systems - Google Patents

Balloon catheter systems

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AT518560T
AT518560T AT09004744T AT09004744T AT518560T AT 518560 T AT518560 T AT 518560T AT 09004744 T AT09004744 T AT 09004744T AT 09004744 T AT09004744 T AT 09004744T AT 518560 T AT518560 T AT 518560T
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balloon catheter
catheter systems
systems
balloon
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AT09004744T
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German (de)
Inventor
Amnon Yadin
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Advanced Stent Tech Inc
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Priority to US70524703A priority Critical
Priority to US51887003P priority
Priority to US54777804P priority
Priority to US54886804P priority
Priority to US10/802,036 priority patent/US7341598B2/en
Priority to US10/834,066 priority patent/US7655030B2/en
Priority to US10/893,278 priority patent/US20050060027A1/en
Application filed by Advanced Stent Tech Inc filed Critical Advanced Stent Tech Inc
Publication of AT518560T publication Critical patent/AT518560T/en

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