renal artery

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Noun1.renal artery - an artery originating from the abdominal aorta and supplying the kidneys and adrenal glands and uretersrenal artery - an artery originating from the abdominal aorta and supplying the kidneys and adrenal glands and ureters
kidney - either of two bean-shaped excretory organs that filter wastes (especially urea) from the blood and excrete them and water in urine; "urine passes out of the kidney through ureters to the bladder"
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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Separate anastomosis of multiple renal arteries in the donor kidneys was done with external iliac artery of the recipient with good results.
Neuzil was able to accurately map both left and right renal arteries and deliver precise lesions to disengage the sympathetic nerve endings.
Endovascular company AngioScore Inc declared on Friday the receipt of 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its AngioSculpt PTA Scoring Balloon Catheter for dilatation of lesions in renal arteries.
The renal arteries branch off directly from the abdominal aorta and supply blood to the kidneys for filtration, wherein homeostasis is maintained [1-2].
An aortogram was performed, which showed an aneurysm commencing just below the renal arteries and extending as far as the aotic bifurcation.
Table 1 shows the flow velocities in the renal arteries as determined by diagnostic ultrasound performed in the radiology department in Heartland East Hospital, St.
Narrowing of renal arteries may cause the kidney to shrink and can lead to high blood pressure.
Furthermore, when vascular pathology such as aneurysm is present, angiography may fail to show the origins of the renal arteries.
Paradoxical embolism with renal failure caused by occlusion of the renal arteries.
Renal denervation is a catheter-based therapy that uses either radiofrequency or ultrasound energy to disrupt the renal arteries sympathetic nerves whose hyperactivity may lead to treatment-resistant hypertension.