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denervate

[dē′nər‚vāt]
(medicine)
To interfere with or cut off the nerve supply to a part of the body, or to remove a nerve; may occur by excision, drugs, or a disease process.
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Radiological anatomy of the obturator nerve and its articular branches: basis to develop a method of radiofrequency denervation for hip joint pain.
Cordis worldwide president Celine Martin said, "We are pleased to make our Renlane renal denervation system available to European clinicians in need of solutions for patients who do not respond to traditional drug therapy.
Then, rats received 90 mg/kg sodium ceftriaxone (Amcef, AMSA, Mexico) ia and were subjected to sham or real aortic denervation.
The patients were treated with catheter based renal sympathetic denervation at 19 centres in Australia, Europe, and the USA.
The Symplicity renal denervation system is placed into each renal artery, and radiofrequency ablation (5-8 watts) is performed with four to six 120-second treatments starting distally and moving proximally, with spacing of 5 mm between treatment sites.
The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI) decided it was time for a European view and have developed an expert consensus document on catheter-based renal denervation.
In all, the report includes a holistic analysis of the global renal denervation devices market, and provides an estimate of growth for the period 2012 - 2021, keeping in mind the various factors affecting the market.
A new study of more than 500 patients using renal denervation is under way and the results will be known next year.
Professor Mark Caulfield, who has been involved in trials of the technique known as renal denervation, hopes it becomes available by April 2013.
Presence of various sizes of AAF, and AAF with increased NSE staining, are signs that the denervation is active.
Renal denervation is an exciting new approach to treating resistant hypertension, and the Prince Salman Heart Center at the King Fahd Medical City is proud to offer this new treatment option for the appropriate patient population.