What is a Mobin-Uddin umbrella inferior vena cava (IVC) filter?

Updated: Oct 31, 2020
  • Author: Gary P Siskin, MD; Chief Editor: Kyung J Cho, MD, FACR, FSIR  more...
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Mobin-Uddin umbrella filter

The Mobin-Uddin umbrella filter was the first true intravascular device and is included here for historical interest. This filter was discontinued in 1986.

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