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lithotripsy

[′lith·ə‚trip·sē]
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6] however, the use of HFJV during SWL with newer lithotripter units is not well-known.
The Compact Delta II is based upon superior technology from the most widely sold lithotripter to date, the Compact Delta.
For more than a decade, Fink's group has been developing versions of ultrasonic devices, known as lithotripters, for destroying mineral stones that can form in the kidney and gall bladder.
The diversification into additional applications for our lithotripter and new products is well on the way.
SerVaas convinced the Dornier officials that the lithotripter was very significant.
If continued testing on the EMI device is successful, and the FDA approves its use, the machine will be a boon to the thousands of small hospitals around the country that cannot afford a lithotripter.
The method's proponents expect that it will eventually take its place as an alternate, noninvasive therapy that will be less expensive and less cumbersome than the lithotripter and will be able to treat patients the lithotripter cannot.
They are looking into the lithotripter procedure to see if it can be used in combination with the solvent.
Market size data for Lithotripters market categories - Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripters and Laser Lithotripters.
Market size and company share data for Nephrology and Urology Devices market categories - Incontinence Devices, Lithotripters and Renal Dialysis Equipment.
2 Lithotripters, Germany, Distribution Share (2009-2010) 39
2 Lithotripters, United States, Distribution Share (2009-2010) 37