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US20120296206 NEEDLE ARRAY ASSEMBLY AND METHOD FOR DELIVERING THERAPEUTIC AGENTS  
A fluid delivery device includes an array of needles, each in fluid communication with a respective reservoir. Respective actuators are coupled so as to be operable to drive fluid from the...
US20140330161 INTERCHANGEABLE TOOLS FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS  
A surgical tool system. Various embodiments of the surgical tool system may comprise surgical instrument that has a handle assembly that operably supports a drive system therein for generating...
US20100069835 KNITTED CATHETER  
A medical device, comprising: an elongate tubular knitted catheter comprising at least one biocompatible, electrically non-conductive filament arranged in longitudinally adjacent substantially...
US20050288605 BONE MARROW ASPIRATION SYSTEM  
Bone marrow aspiration devices and methods are disclosed for use in preparing a substrate. In general, the device includes an elongate penetrating element, a chamber adapted to retain a substrate,...
US20090137926 Apparatus and Methods for Repetitive Microjet Drug Delivery  
An active, transdermal delivery system includes a support structure and a fluid reservoir within the support structure configured to contain a fluid to be delivered transdermally. There is also at...
US20090068690 METHODS FOR IDENTIFYING PATIENTS WITH AN INCREASED LIKELIHOOD OF HAVING OVARIAN CANCER AND COMPOSITIONS THEREFOR  
Screening methods for identifying patients with an increased likelihood of having ovarian cancer are provided. The screening methods involve the detection of expression of a plurality of...
US20060079829 Biopsy localization method and device  
A biopsy localization device made according to the invention includes an intracorporeal delivery cannula and at least one marker disposed within an inner lumen of the delivery cannula. The marker...
US20060074443 Devices and methods for marking a biopsy site  
A biopsy localization device made according to the invention includes an intracorporeal delivery cannula and at least one marker disposed within an inner lumen of the delivery cannula. The marker...
US20060030784 Collection filter  
A filter element is provided for use with a tissue cutting device. The tissue cutting device includes a tissue collection trap in which the filter element is mounted. The filter element includes a...
US20050049521 Collection filter for biopsy apparatus  
A filter element is provided for use with a tissue cutting device. The tissue cutting device includes a tissue collection trap in which the filter element is mounted. The filter element includes a...
US20150011909 ENDOLUMINAL MEDICAL ACCESS DEVICE  
An endoluminal medical access device (1) is disclosed that is devised for endoluminal delivery to an extravascular target site (5) at a vasculature site of a human or animal body vasculature, such...
US20140039343 BIOPSY SYSTEM  
A biopsy system includes various features. A tissue sample holder kit of the system comprises a rotatable member with chambers configured to receive tissue receiving features of a tissue sample...
US20120289816 SURGICAL ACCESS ASSEMBLY AND METHOD OF USING SAME  
A surgical access assembly and method of use is disclosed. The surgical access assembly comprises an outer sheath and an obturator. The outer sheath and obturator are configured to be delivered to...
US20070213632 Endoscope system, biopsy-sample container, method of obtaining biopsy samples, and method of processing biopsy samples  
A sample container containing a biopsy sample obtained by an instrument is arranged in the operation section of an endoscope. The sampling means of an instrument inserted into the subject through...
US20060276747 Needle assembly with removable depth stop  
A needle assembly (10) includes a needle (14) attached to mounting structure (12), and is used to insert the needle into the body of a patient. A depth stop unit (50) of the needle assembly...
US20060247552 Bone marrow harvesting set and bone marrow harvesting needle  
The bone marrow harvesting set according to the invention includes: a centrifuge container used for harvesting bone marrow; a cap with a collection inlet; and a collection tube with connectors...
US20050222519 Debulking catheters and methods  
A debulking catheter comprising a tissue debulking assembly for removing a continuous strand of material from a body lumen. Catheters of the present invention generally include a catheter body...
US20050165305 Methods and devices for defining and marking tissue  
In order to later identify the location of a biopsy or surgery, various means and methods for permanently and non-surgically marking selected tissue in the human body are used. Later visualization...
US20080125634 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR IDENTIFYING AND TREATING MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION  
A method and apparatus for analyzing and treating internal tissues and, in particular, tissues affected by myocardial infarct. The apparatus includes a catheterized device integrating an optical...
US20070232953 MRI biopsy device  
A compression assembly for retaining a patient's breast during a biopsy procedure that provides a wide variety of potential access points through which tissue may be accessed by a biopsy device.
US20070213631 Living-tissue sampling instrument, endoscope system and method of sampling living tissues  
A living-tissue sampling instrument includes a hollow tubular member having a sampling part configured to sample living tissues at a distal end of the tubular member, and a suction mechanism...
US20060241515 SINGLE-HAND OPERATED SYRINGE-LIKE DEVICE THAT PROVIDES ELECTRONIC CHAIN OF CUSTODY WHEN SECURING A SAMPLE FOR ANALYSIS  
A syringe-like device (hereinafter “syringe”) that is operable by a single hand, wherein the syringe includes a plunger for ejecting and then retracting a fiber or filament used for the collection...
US20060079805 Site marker visable under multiple modalities  
An intracorporeal site marker that is adapted to be implanted into a biopsy cavity includes a plurality of balls or particles. The balls or particles are either sintered together or bonded...
US20150133813 CIRCULATING TUMOR CELL CAPTURING TECHNIQUES AND DEVICES  
Candidate cells, such as circulating tumor cells (CTCs), present with blood are captured using a multiple stage device, having successive stages configured to deviate candidate cells out of the...
US20090076491 METHODS FOR MAINTAINING THE PATENCY OF COLLATERAL CHANNELS IN THE LUNGS USING CRYO-ENERGY  
The methods disclosed herein are directed to altering gaseous flow within a lung to improve the expiration cycle of, for instance, an individual having Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. More...
US20060116603 Biopsy device and container for biopsy device  
A biopsy device includes an catching member that is able to catch and release a living sample, a sheath through which the catching member is able to be inserted, and a container that stores the...
US20130046198 METHODS FOR MAINTAINING THE PATENCY OF COLLATERAL CHANNELS IN THE LUNGS USING CRYO-ENERGY  
The methods disclosed herein are directed to altering gaseous flow within a lung to improve the expiration cycle of, for instance, an individual having Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. More...
US20100105102 DEVICE, METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ANALYZING SKIN AND HAIR  
The present invention includes compositions, methods, and systems for the analysis of skin and hair conditions. The system includes a method and apparatus for analyzing skin and hair samples by...
US20090156961 LOCALIZATION MECHANISM FOR AN MRI COMPATIBLE BIOPSY DEVICE  
A localization mechanism, or fixture, is used in conjunction with a breast coil for breast compression and for guiding a core biopsy instrument during prone stereotactic biopsy procedures in both...
US20070255169 CLEAN MARGIN ASSESSMENT TOOL  
An integrated tool is provided, having a tissue-type sensor, for determining the tissue type at a near zone volume of a tissue surface, and a distance-measuring sensor, for determining the...
US20050228309 Sealant Plug Delivery Methods  
A bioabsorbable sealant plug that expands in response to contact with moisture in a mammalian body is optimally positioned in a biopsy tract to seal the biopsy tract when a biopsy procedure is...
US20130226026 PULMONARY NODULE ACCESS DEVICES AND METHODS OF USING THE SAME  
In certain embodiments, a device is configured to be delivered to the site of a nodule in the lung or other body organ or lumen. The device can be configured to attach directly to the target...
US20110066073 BIOPSY DEVICE WITH ACOUSTIC ELEMENT  
The invention relates to a biopsy device, particularly a biopsy device comprising a shaft with a transducer element for providing information about acoustic properties of a material to be...
US20070219460 ASPIRATION NEEDLES  
According to one aspect of the present invention, an aspirating needle for collecting a specimen includes an elongated body that includes a hollow cannula portion that is open at both a proximal...
US20070060838 Biopsi and injection catheters  
A medical device includes a needle and optionally a catheter and a sheath. The device takes a biopsy from a body tissue and/or injects a substance into a body tissue, such as heart tissue. One or...
US20160354064 SYSTEMS, METHODS, AND DEVICES FOR ASSESSING MICROBIOTA OF SKIN  
Devices, systems, and methods for assessing microbiota of skin are described which include: a skin-covering material with an inner surface conforming in shape to a topography of a skin surface and...
US20140323907 METHODS FOR DRUG DELIVERY  
Methods and devices for delivering an agent to a solid tissue in vivo for assessment of efficacy are described. One method involves withdrawing of a needle from and injecting of the agent into the...
US20090204022 Pneumatic Circuit and Biopsy Device  
A pneumatic circuit and other components are provided for the operation of a medical device. The pneumatic circuit provides controlled pressurized air to a medical device for use during a medical...
US20050119587 Method and apparatus for evaluating connective tissue conditions  
In a method for evaluating a connective tissue condition of a patient, an indicator of the supporting tissue condition may be generated. A portion of connective tissue of the patient is irradiated...
US20140187999 APPARATUS, SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING IMAGE-GUIDED IN-VIVO BIOPSY WITH AT LEAST ONE CAPSULE  
An exemplary apparatus for obtaining a tissue sample(s) within a luminal anatomical structure can be provided. For example, an imaging first arrangement can be configured to generate an image of a...
US20140031715 COIL ELECTRODE APPARATUS FOR THERMAL THERAPY FOR TREATING BONE TISSUE  
Various embodiments are described herein for a coil electrode, RF applicator and RF treatment apparatus, along with an associated method of operation, that have been developed for treating tumors...
US20110213336 METHOD OF AND APPARATUS FOR SAMPLING, PROCESSING AND COLLECTING TISSUE AND REINJECTING THE SAME INTO HUMAN PATIENTS  
Methods of and apparatus for safely harvesting, processing (i.e. preparing), collecting and re-injecting adipose and other forms of tissue for immediate autologous tissue transplantation, explant...
US20060264896 Minimally invasive apparatus and method for treatment of a tumor associated with a bone  
A method includes percutaneously accessing a patient via a cannula, such that a distal end of the cannula is disposed substantially adjacent a tumor associated with a bone of the patient. A...
US20050222518 Biopsy and injection catheters  
Medical devices are delineated that may include a needle, a catheter and a sheath. Such devices may be used to take a biopsy from a patient and/or inject fluid into a patient, particularly in the...
US20140005500 Non-Invasive Method for Assessing the Presence or Severity of Liver Fibrosis Based on a New Detailed Classification  
The present invention relates to a non-invasive method for assessing the presence and/or severity of a lesion in an organ of an animal, including a human, said method comprising carrying out at...
US20080161687 REPEAT BIOPSY SYSTEM  
Provided herein are improved biopsy systems and methods (i.e., utilities), which among other benefits, assist physicians with the selection biopsy sites based on temporally distinct images. More...
US20060235333 Electronically activated capture device  
A novel capture device apparatus comprising: (a) a capture device portion, at least a part of which is adaptable for insertion into a patient and (b) a control unit. The capture device portion...
US20140128732 BIOPSY AND SONOGRAPHY METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ASSESSING BODILY CAVITIES  
Apparatuses and methods for performing a procedure on a uterine cavity of a patient are disclosed. The methods can include visualizing the uterine cavity, biopsying a tissue with a biopsy device,...
US20140052018 SPECIMEN REMOVAL BAG AND METHODS OF USING SAME  
A specimen retrieval system for use with minimally invasive surgical procedures is disclosed. The system permits excised tissue having a dimension, a size, a shape, or a volume larger than a...
US20100324445 MRI Biopsy Cylindraceous Targeting Guide  
A biopsy system comprises a biopsy device, a localization grid plate, and a targeting guide. The grid plate is configured to localize part of a patient (e.g., a breast), and defines a plurality of...

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