Patent Number: 8,506,492

Title: Ultrasound catheter and imaging device for recording ultra-sound images

Abstract: The invention relates to an ultrasound catheter comprising a device arranged in the area of the catheter tip for ultra-sound image recording, with at least one lumen routed into the area of the catheter tip open at this end and ending adjacent to the ultrasound image recording device for issuing an ultrasound contrast means being provided.

Inventors: Maschke; Michael (Lonnerstadt, DE)

Assignee: Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

International Classification: A61B 8/14 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-08-13 0:00:00