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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Nerves in the wall of the renal artery are ablated by applying radiofrequency pulses to the renal arteries.
Contract notice: Delivery of stent grafts for thoracic aneurysms supply including renal arteries abdominal, visceral and vascular prostheses.
The system--which includes a helical shaped, irrigated, multi-electrode ablation catheter with a multichannel radiofrequency ablation system--is used to denervate the renal arteries to reduce blood pressure in patients suffering from drug-resistant hypertension.
A magnetic resonance angiogram (MRA) of her renal arteries showed "beads on a string" in her right renal artery.
The physician then delivers low-power radiofrequency (RF) energy to disrupt the nerves surrounding the renal arteries in which hyperactivity leads to uncontrolled high blood pressure.
7 cm/s in the main, intralobar, upper and lower arcuate renal arteries, respectively, along with a distinctive parvus et tardus waveform.
A right renal arteriogram showed 2 right renal arteries (Figure 1).
An emergent renal angiogram revealed two right renal arteries with active contrast extravasation from the subsegmental branch of the superior right renal artery (Fig.
The investigational SYMPLICITY Renal Denervation System[R] includes inserting a catheter at the groin and advancing it to the renal arteries where radiofrequency (RF) energy is delivered that disrupts sympathetic nerves around the renal arteries.
A patient can have normal blood and normal-appearing carotid and renal arteries but have terrible headaches and have FMD.
The renal arteries branch off directly from the abdominal aorta and supply blood to the kidneys for filtration, wherein homeostasis is maintained [1-2].