In-vivo radial orientation of a polymeric implantable medical device

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11096342

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A method and system for treating a bodily lumen with an implantable medical device, such as a stent, are disclosed. The device may be disposed within a bodily lumen and radially expanded by circumferentially deforming a tube-like section of the device. The deforming section may expand the lumen and the deformed section may support the lumen.

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Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Inc.SANTA CLARA, CA1359

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Gale, David C San Jose, CA 185 3019
Huang, Bin Pleasanton, CA 199 2364
Kleine, Klaus Los gatos, CA 47 1340

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