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stent

Medicine a tube of plastic or sprung metal mesh placed inside a hollow tube to reopen it or keep it open; uses in surgery include preventing a blood vessel from closing, esp after angioplasty, and assisting healing after an anastomosis
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A 9 x 38-mm balloon-expandable covered endovascular stent (iCAST; Atrium Medical Corp.
The contract is for delivery of endovascular stent grafts for abdominal aortic aneurysms supply
Between November 1999 and April 2010, 34 patients with CoA underwent endovascular stent implantation at our institution.
The company's flagship product is the Powerlink[R] System, which is an endovascular stent graft for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA).
CTA of the abdomen allows evaluation of the arteries, including the diameter of the common iliac and femoral arteries and tortuosity as potential access sites for endovascular stent deployment.
Treatment of a thrombosed popliteal artery aneurysm entails thrombolytic therapy directed by arterial catheter, followed by surgical bypass or an endovascular stent graft.
Patients can be salvaged by a variety of techniques, including the placement of an endovascular stent.
Heart valve and endovascular stent device testing guidelines are outlined in greater detail in the ISO 5480 and ISO 25539 guidance documents, respectively.
The company's flagship product is the Powerlink System, which is an endovascular stent graft for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA).
Sekhon LH, Morgan MK, Sorby W, Grinnell V Combined endovascular stent implantation and endosaccular coil placement for the treatment of a wide-necked vertebral artery aneurysm: Technical case report.
Peripheral Vascular Devices Market by Angioplasty Balloon (Plain/Old, Cutting), Stent (Bioabsorbable, Drug-Eluting), Catheter (IVUS, OCT), IVC Filter (Retrievable), Endovascular Stent Graft - Forecast to 2018 T-IVC-Filter-Retrievable-Endovascular-Stent-Graft Forecast-to-2018.
patent, (Patent Number 6939376) covers the use of anti-restenotic, immuno-suppressive drugs including Everolimus, in combination with a biodegradable drug-release polymer coating on an endovascular stent.