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Medical devices

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WO2008034007A3
WO2008034007A3 PCT/US2007/078407 US2007078407W WO2008034007A3 WO 2008034007 A3 WO2008034007 A3 WO 2008034007A3 US 2007078407 W US2007078407 W US 2007078407W WO 2008034007 A3 WO2008034007 A3 WO 2008034007A3
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tubular
pores
producing
devices
endoprothesis
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PCT/US2007/078407
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French (fr)
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Dennis A Boismier
Matthew Miller
Michael Kuehling
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Boston Scient Scimed Inc
Dennis A Boismier
Matthew Miller
Michael Kuehling
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Abstract

A tubular endoprothesis, comprising a generally tubular member comprising biodegradable metal foam. The pores can be used as drug reservoir. Methods for producing are described.
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