Global Patent Index - EP 1318852 A2

EP 1318852 A2 2003-06-18 - METHOD AND DEVICE TO DO ARTERIOGRAPHIES AND ANGIOGRAPHIES WITH A BALLOON WITHOUT INJECTING CONTRAST MEDIA IN THE VESSEL LUMEN

Title (en)

METHOD AND DEVICE TO DO ARTERIOGRAPHIES AND ANGIOGRAPHIES WITH A BALLOON WITHOUT INJECTING CONTRAST MEDIA IN THE VESSEL LUMEN

Title (de)

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG FÜR ARTERIOGRAPHIE UND ANGIOGRAPHIE MIT EINEM BALLON OHNE INJEKTION VON KONTRASTMITTELN IN EIN KÖRPERLUMEN

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET DISPOSITIF PERMETTANT D'EFFECTUER DES ARTERIOGRAPHIES ET DES ANGIOGRAPHIES AVEC UN BALLONNET SANS INJECTION DE MILIEUX DE CONTRASTE DANS LA LUMIERE DU VAISSEAU

Publication

EP 1318852 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 01973005 A

Priority

  • US 0128544 W
  • US 65980600 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0222199A2] A device for arteriographies and angiographies includes a catheter having an inflatable, elastimeric, and soft diagnosis balloon, which may be inflated with a contrast media, with the diagnosis balloon having an inflated shape which copies, but does not deform, the inner surface of a narrowed portion of an artery. The narrowed portion of the artery may be angiographed or arteriographed while the diagnosis balloon is inflated and copies the inner surface of the narrowed portion of the artery.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61M 25/10

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61F 2/958 (2013.01); A61B 17/22 (2006.01); A61M 29/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61M 25/10 (2013.01); A61B 2017/22062 (2013.01); A61B 2017/22082 (2013.01); A61M 25/104 (2013.01); A61M 2025/1013 (2013.01); A61M 2205/32 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0222199A3

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

EPO simple patent family

WO 0222199 A2 20020321; WO 0222199 A3 20020912; AU 9262801 A 20020326; CA 2436843 A1 20020321; EP 1318852 A2 20030618

INPADOC legal status


2005-10-19 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20050401

2003-06-18 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20030411

2003-06-18 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

2003-06-18 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Countries: AL LT LV MK RO SI