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Title:
ANNULOPLASTY RINGS AND METHODS FOR REPAIRING CARDIAC VALVES
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO2005002424
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
Implantable devices and methods for repair of defective cardiac valves (10) are provided. The implantable devices include an annulaoplasty ring (52) and a restraining structure (98). The ring (52) includes an anterior segment (54) and a posterior segment (56). Transverse restraining members (100) transverse the major axis of ring (52) and are configured in a criss-cross pattern where each of the legs of the Xs is attached to ring (52).

Inventors:
AKLOG LISHAN (US)
REO MICHAEL (US)
Application Number:
PCT/US2004/021449
Publication Date:
June 16, 2005
Filing Date:
July 02, 2004
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Assignee:
FLEXCOR INC (US)
AKLOG LISHAN (US)
REO MICHAEL (US)
International Classes:
A61F2/24; (IPC1-7): A61F2/24
Domestic Patent References:
WO2001047438A12001-07-05
Foreign References:
US6419695B12002-07-16
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