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US20140323955 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR REMOVING INGESTED MATERIAL FROM A STOMACH  
When a patient is fitted with an external gastrostomy connection to the stomach, ingested food can be removed through the gastrostomy connection using a pump-based or siphon-based system to...
US20070049906 Drainage catheter  
A catheter includes a tubular body, a ring member, and at least one elongate member. The tubular body has a distal region. The ring member encircles at least a portion of the circumference of the...
US20100241155 GUIDE SYSTEM WITH SUCTION  
A guide catheter for use in treating sinuses, the catheter including a catheter shaft configured to provide suction about a balloon catheter and a distal portion shaped for navigating body...
US20080091146 Shunt apparatus for treating obesity by extracting food  
To treat obesity, a tube is positioned so that it passes through a patient's abdominal wall into the upper digestive system of the patient. The patient is allowed to carry out his/her everyday...
US20060135981 Expandable transluminal sheath  
Disclosed is an expandable transluminal sheath, for introduction into the body while in a first, low cross-sectional area configuration, and subsequent expansion of at least a part of the distal...
US20140249513 TISSUE HARVESTING  
The present disclosure relates to a tissue collection apparatus including a housing defining an inlet and an outlet and a tissue scaffold suitable for disposal within the housing, the tissue...
US20130218134 FLEXIBLE PNEUMOSTOMA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR TREATMENT OF CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE  
A flexible pneumostoma management device maintains the patency of a pneumostoma while controlling the flow of material through the pneumostoma. The pneumostoma management device includes a...
US20050154373 Drain with occlusion removing structure  
A drainage device (100) comprising means for drainage (102) and means for removing an occlusion (116, 136, 150). A method of unoccluding a means for drainage comprising a) providing the drainage...
US20090326514 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR RETRIEVING MEDICAL CAPSULE  
A medical capsule is taken into the human body to collect biomedical information about the human body. When the medical capsule is discharged from within the human body, a medical capsule...
US20120271223 Central Nervous System Drain  
The invention provides a method and apparatus for maintaining central nervous system drain patency. Ultrasound energy delivered through the drain dissolves the hemorrhage and debris occluding the...
US20120265123 Central Nervous System Drain  
The invention provides a method and apparatus for maintaining central nervous system drain patency. Ultrasound energy delivered through the drain dissolves the hemorrhage and debris occluding the...
US20090118709 Tissue Excision Tool, Kits and Methods of Using the Same  
An invention is disclosed that describes devices, kits and methods for providing percutaneous access to a surgical site. Suitable devices comprise a hollow body having a distal end and a proximal...
US20070049905 Drainage catheter  
A catheter includes a tubular body, a ring member, and at least one elongate member. The tubular body has a distal region. The ring member encircles at least a portion of the circumference of the...
US20110208167 VENTILATION BYPASS SYSTEM FOR TREATING CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE  
The invention provides a ventilation bypass system for treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a lung of a patient. The patient is provided with a surgically-created passage which passes...
US20110137295 PULMONARY DECOMPRESSION DEVICE FOR TREATING CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE  
A lung reduction device is provided for treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease by utilizing the phenomenon of collateral ventilation to increase the expiratory flow from a diseased lung....
US20070049904 DRAIN WITH OCCLUSION REMOVING STRUCTURE  
A drainage device comprising a) a drain comprising a proximal end, a distal end and a central lumen; and b) an occlusion removing structure within the central lumen of the drain comprising a...
US20110208166 CATHETER HAVING COMMUNICATING LUMENS  
A catheter having a plurality of longitudinal lumens for removing biological, natural and/or man-made materials from cavities, ducts, vessels, or other locations in a patient's body. The...
US20050215980 Drainage catheter  
A medical device for draining fluid from the body of a patient comprises an elongate member that defines a lumen and includes a proximal end and a distal portion. The device further comprises a...
US20060253104 Access and drainage devices and methods of use thereof  
A medical device can be used to drain fluids from the body during a medical procedure that requires the insertion of a medical instrument into an anatomical lumen or cavity. The device generally...
US20110224647 BODY CAVITY DRAINAGE DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS  
Body cavity drainage devices and associated methods are disclosed herein. In some embodiments a body cavity drainage device comprises a drainage tube having a proximal end and a distal end; and an...
US20080125756 Adjustable lock pigtail loop drainage catheter and catheter connector lock  
A catheter comprises an elongated body extending from a flexible distal portion to a proximal portion and including a fluid transport lumen extending therethrough and a tensioning member lock...
US20090240238 Clot Retrieval Mechanism  
A clot retrieval device for removing thrombi or other emboli from a body lumen is disclosed. The clot retrieval device includes an elongate shaft portion, a self-expanding snare disposed at a...
US20090177288 Stent for Use in a Tubular Organ of a Body  
The present invention relates to a stent (1′) for use in a tubular organ of a body. The stent (1′) comprises a first part (8) to be positioned in a diseased part (2) of the organ and acting as a...
US20080208171 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR REMOVING EDEMA  
The present invention relates to a device and method for removing edema from an edematous tissue. The device includes at least one aciculated component disposed in fluid communication with a...
US20060276774 Thrombus suction catheter  
A thrombus suction catheter including a tubular body which has a suction lumen penetrating from a proximal end to a distal end thereof, and an opening formed by an angled cut surface at a distal...
US20130085468 CATHETER WITH BODY WALL SEPARATOR  
A catheter comprising a body wall separator for preventing the occlusion of catheter openings by body tissues when the catheter is placed in the body of a subject. The inventive catheter provides...
US20130102860 Drains for Use in Medical Applications and Methods of Using the Same  
A drain for use in medical applications may include an elongated conduit configured to be implanted in a body cavity, wherein the conduit has a proximal end and a distal end. The conduit may...
US20060241566 Nucleus Extraction from Spine Intervertebral Disc  
This invention proposes devices and methods directed to providing rapid and complete surgical removal of the nucleus from the spine intervertebral space. In addition, the invention protects the...
US20100030196 APHERESIS OF A TARGET MOLECULE FROM CEREBROSPINAL FLUID  
A system includes (i) a medium having a solid support to which an antibody directed to target molecule is bound, (ii) a reservoir for containing the medium, (iii) a first catheter, and (iv) a...
US20110066140 Low profile chest seal  
A chest seal for treating an open pneumothorax that is low profile and thus unobtrusive so that the chest seal can be effectively maintained in position to seal a chest wound while allowing the...
US20100215708 COATING OF DEVICES WITH EFFECTOR COMPOUNDS  
This invention is directed to substrates, materials and devices coated with a gel, foam, film, particle or composition comprising a polymei solvent and effector compounds attached thereto,...
US20130253266 FLUID MANAGEMENT CATHETER AND METHODS OF USING SAME  
A catheter and method for managing fluid in a patient, the catheter having an elongated shaft with a distal end and a proximal end. The shaft defines at least one lumen extending substantially...
US20080114336 INTESTINAL TRACT CLEANSING APPARATUS  
A filter apparatus, namely the first filter apparatus, the second filter apparatus, and the third filter apparatus, filters water from the faucet introduced into the intestinal tract cleansing...
US20050159660 Intraocular pressure sensor  
A sensor system for sensing an intraocular pressure within an eye includes a glaucoma drainage device and a pressure sensor. The glaucoma drainage device has an explant plate and a lumened tube,...
US20140276654 Nasal Suction Device  
An apparatus comprises a body, a base, and a conduit. The body comprises an absorbent material. The base comprises a non-absorbent material. The conduit is in fluid communication with the body....
US20090299261 Expandable Catheters and Methods Relating Thereto  
In accordance with certain embodiments of the present disclosure, a catheter is provided. The catheter includes a body having a proximal portion and a distal portion. The body comprises a first...
US20070016136 Suction hand-piece device with variable control off/on valve  
A new suction device is herein disclosed that includes a valve to regulate suction to the tip of a suction device. By an operator, such as a nurse or surgeon, manipulating one or two fingers, a...
US20160001036 MEDICAL DRAINAGE TUBE OBSTRUCTION EXTRACTOR  
Devices and methods can be used to extract obstructions from medical drainage tubes. For example, this document provides catheter-based devices for insertion in a drainage tube to enable...
US20150133816 COMPLETE UPPER RESPIRATORY TRACT CLEANSING SYSTEM AND ITS USE  
An extracting device for diagnosis and treatment of diseases includes a tip equipped with a one-way liquid valve; a chamber equipped with a one-way air valve; and an elastic bulb for generating...
US20080195024 Treating Disorders Associated with Inflammation  
Methods and apparatuses for treating or preventing disorders related to inflammation are provided. In the methods and apparatuses, a glass fiber filter or other filter is used to remove mediators...
US20140018778 EXTERNAL FIXATION SYSTEM FOR PERCUTANEOUS DRAINAGE PROCEDURES  
An external fixation system for percutaneous drainage procedures may include a base. The base may include a first side. The first side may be positioned adjacent an exterior surface of a subject...
US20050256510 Ventriculo-sinus shunting for disease treatment  
A method for treating a disease associated with increased concentration of an undesirable and/or deleterious agent in a central nervous system (CNS) is disclosed. A catheter having no flow...
US20110257631 ACCELEROMETER BASED LASER LEVELING DEVICE  
A laser leveling device is disclosed for use with an external medical drainage system. The laser leveling device includes a housing enclosing an accelerometer and a laser module. At least one...
US20140276655 DRAINAGE CATHETER WITH CUTTING TOOL  
Medical devices and methods for making and using the same are disclosed. An example medical device may include a drainage catheter. The drainage catheter may include an elongate catheter shaft...
US20120265173 MEDICAL DEVICE CONTAINING CATHETER ANCHORING FEATURE  
An indwelling drainage catheter is disclosed that is configured to include spiral, helical or radial geometry on the external surface that allows the catheter to be introduced and locked into the...
US20110190734 Mechanical Advantage For Hub Linear Travel For A Drainage Catheter  
An indwelling drainage catheter is disclosed that is configured to include a longitudinal catheter shaft having a distal and a proximal end, a cord in coaxial arrangement within said longitudinal...
US20080208172 Colostomy Pump System  
A waste evacuator device (10) for evacuating waste products from bodily orifices, including stomas and artificial stomas created as a result of a surgical procedure such as a colostomy is...
US20130312759 AIRTIGHT SUCTION DEVICE WITH AIR SUPPLY FUNCTION AND ROTARY SWITCH THEREOF  
In an airtight suction device and a rotary switch thereof, the airtight suction device includes a main body having a communication space and a plurality of connectors. These connectors include a...
US20110054447 LOCKABLE DRAINAGE CATHETER  
A drainage catheter includes a shaft having a flexible distal portion to be anchored in a cavity of a patient and a proximal portion attached to a hub. The hub includes a side port with a...
US20100280497 TRANSCECAL ILEOSTOMY SET  
Described herein is a transcecal ileostomy set including a balloon catheter equipped with a blocking balloon, which serves for obstruction of a small intestine, and a fixation balloon, which...

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