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1. Of, relating to, or caused by an embolus or an embolism.
2. Of or relating to emboly.


1. (Pathology) of or relating to an embolus or embolism
2. (Zoology) embryol of, relating to, or resulting from invagination


(ɛmˈbɒl ɪk)

pertaining to an embolus or to embolism.
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Adj.1.embolic - of or relating to an embolism or embolus
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The report provides procedure volumes within market segments - Aortic Open Repair Procedures, Aortic Stent Graft Procedures, Carotid Artery Embolic Protection Procedures, Deep Seated Artery Stenting Procedures, Inferior Vena Cava Filters (IVCF) Procedures, Lower Extremity Embolic Protection Procedures, Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty (PTA) Balloon Procedures, Peripheral Angiography Procedures, Peripheral Vascular Stenting Procedures, PTA Drug Eluting Balloon (DEB) Procedures, Renal Artery Embolic Protection Procedures and Vascular Grafts Procedures.
has enrolled the first patient in a pivotal US regulatory study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Keystone Heart TriGuard embolic deflection device, the company said.
Boehringer Ingelheim announces that the first patient has been enrolled in the RE-SPECT ESUS phase III study to investigate the efficacy and safety of dabigatran etexilate for the prevention of recurrent Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source, also called ESUS.
The FDA committee voted nine to one to recommend approval of the product for the reduction in risk of stroke and systemic embolic events in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation.
has announced enrollment of the first patient in the CABANA post- market approval study of the company's Carotid WALLSTENT(R) Monorail(R) Endoprosthesis used in conjunction with its FilterWire EZ(TM) Embolic Protection System.
Jude Medical for two devices--the 7F Proxis Embolic Protection System and the ACross Transseptal Access System.
NEW ORLEANS -- The key to preserving kidney function following renal artery stenting appears to be utilizing the dual protection provided by an embolic filter device plus the glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor abciximab, Dr.
Tokyo, Japan, Mar 15, 2006 - (JCN) - Goodman, a Japanese company involved in the development, manufacture, and distribution of vascular interventional devices, will begin marketing embolic coils for treating cerebral aneurysms manufactured by US company Micrus Endovascular on April 1.
According to The Gray Sheet, Guidant credits the thoroughness of its pivotal trial and proposed physician training program with yielding the first PMA for a carotid stent system using embolic protection.
NEW ORLEANS -- Carotid stenting with the aid of an embolic protection device produced clinical outcomes that compared "extremely favorably" to conventional surgical endarterectomy in a large, multicenter trial involving high-risk patients, Dr.
s (Irvine, CA) Sapphire embolic coils infringe three patents that are held by the University of California ("UC") and its licensee, Boston Scientific Corporation.
One of these two specimens had been embolized with polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) prior to resection, and it was selected to compare the nature of the different embolic materials.