Patent Number: 6,250,800

Title: X-ray imaged implanted thermometers

Abstract: Expanding fluid thermometers are implanted in a body--for example in and adjacent to a cancerous tumor--and are read by x-ray imaging.

Inventors: Reiffel; Leonard (Chicago, IL)

Assignee:

International Classification: A61B 5/00 (20060101); A61N 1/40 (20060101); G01D 5/39 (20060101); G01D 5/26 (20060101); G01K 1/00 (20060101); G01K 1/06 (20060101); G01K 003/06 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018