Patent Number: 7,826,895

Title: Organ rejection monitoring

Abstract: The invention is directed to techniques for monitoring organ rejection. An implanted device monitors the impedance of the transplanted organ. When the impedance measurements indicate that the organ is being rejected, the device provides early warning of rejection.

Inventors: Parsonnet; Victor (Millburn, NJ), Combs; William J. (Minnetonka, MN)

Assignee: Medtronic, Inc.

International Classification: A61B 5/05 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00