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cal·ci·fy

 (kăl′sə-fī′)
tr. & intr.v. cal·ci·fied, cal·ci·fy·ing, cal·ci·fies
1. To make or become stony or chalky by deposition of calcium salts.
2. To make or become inflexible and unchanging.

calcified

(ˈkælsɪfaɪd)
adj
(Pathology) hardened by deposition of calcium
Translations

calcified

[ˈkælsɪfaɪd] adjcalcifié(e)
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Calcified intervertebral disc (IVD) is an uncommon well-defined entity in children.
DISRUPT CAD II enrolled more patients with de novo, calcified, stenotic, coronary arteries at more European centers than the first study to determine if the pervious strong safety results could be replicated in more patients and with more operators in a real-world setting.
Calcified right atrial wall thrombus (RAWT) is a rare entity and is usually associated with intra cardiac catheters, malignancy and hypercoagulable states.
Plaque Property: (1) Mixed plaque: if the same section shows multiple kinds of echo, the plaque is mixed plaque; (2) Calcified plaque: echo intensity of the plaque exceeds adventitia echo of coronary artery wall, accompanied with acoustic shadow at the rear of the plaque; (3) Fiber plaque: echo intensity of the plaque is similar to adventitia echo of coronary artery wall; (4) Lipid plaque: plaque echo is lower than adventitia echo of coronary artery wall.7
Shigero Saito, of Shonan Kamakura General Hospital, Kamakura City, Japan and National Principal Investigator of CSI's COAST trial, who treated the first patient with both of the newly approved products, said, Using the new ViperWire Advance FlexTip combined with the GlideAssist feature on Classic Crown allowed me to easily track the OAS device through tortuous coronary vessels and effectively modify a calcified lesion facilitating stent deployment.
In addition, we observed not only that his left styloid process was elongated (3.0 cm), but also that his stylohyoid ligament was calcified to the hyoid and possibly fractured (figure 2).
This study aimed to evaluate the acute- and long-term outcomes of rotational atherectomy (RA) followed by cutting balloon (CB) versus plain balloon before drug-eluting stent implantation for calcified coronary lesions.
SPECT-CT scan demonstrated characteristic anatomic features of calcified meningioma in right parietal region.
In areas with pre-Industrial levels of CO2 the coast has an impressive amount of calcified organisms such as corals and oysters.
Once plaque has calcified you will require a scale and polish by your vet.
Right hemicolectomy was performed according to oncologic surgical principles due to suspicion arising from calcified lymph nodes in the right mesocolon.