Corpus ID: 117519912

Gastric band with overhead pockets

  title={Gastric band with overhead pockets},
  author={Jean Paul Gilbert Ricol and Pascal Paganon},
The invention relates to a surgical ring (1) implantable intended to be placed around a biological organ constituting a pocket or a conduit for modifying the passing section of said biological body, said ring comprising at least one first support element (5) designed to abut against the biological organ and adapted to extend inwardly of the ring (1) in a first direction (D1) substantially radially, said ring being characterized in that said first member bearing (5) is delimited by a first… Expand