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Title: Device and method for treatment of openings in vascular and septal walls

A device, system and method for treatment of an opening in vascular and/or septal walls including patent foramen ovale. The device has wings/stops on either end, an axis core covered in a shape memory foam and is deliverable via a catheter to the affected opening, finally expanding into a vascular or septal opening where it is held in place by the expandable shape memory stops or wings.
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Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC LLNL
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Patent File Date: 2013 Mar 12
Research Org:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
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United States

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