minimally invasive


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minimally invasive

or

minimal invasive

adj
(Surgery) (of surgery) involving as little incision into the body as possible, through the use of techniques such as keyhole surgery and laser treatment
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Reoperation rates in minimally invasive, hybrid and open surgical treatment for adult spinal deformity with minimum 2-year follow-up.
Surgery and minimally invasive interventions for BPH have been reserved for men who could not tolerate medical therapy or failed to gain sufficient symptom relief from the medications.
Summary: In this minimally invasive method, a catheter is inserted through the skin into the diseased vein to allow injection of the VenaSeal adhesive, a clear liquid that polymerises into solid material
Maryland Heights, MO, September 30, 2016 --(PR.com)-- The global minimally invasive surgery market is estimated to reach USD 9.8 Billion in 2020, growing at a CAGR of 6.4% from 2016 to 2020, according to a market research report Minimally Invasive Surgery Market 2013-2020, published by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.
Minimally Invasive Surgical Instruments Market by Product (Handheld Instruments, Guiding Devices, Inflation Systems), Application (Cardiothoracic, Vascular, Gastrointestinal), End Users (Private Hospitals, Government Hospitals) - Global Forecast to 2021
Objective: To evaluate the clinical effect of minimally invasive intracranial hematoma in treating hypertensive cerebral hemorrhage.
Wenzel Spine Inc., a medical device company focused on providing minimally invasive, expandable stand-alone alternatives to traditional spinal fusion, has announced the limited release of the VariLift-LX System and the first VariLift-LX device implantation.
Dr Muna Tahlak, CEO of Latifa Hospital, said: "Minimally invasive surgeries have several benefits for patients and is the most advanced method in gynaecological surgeries.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio's team said: "The evolution of minimally invasive surgical techniques such as LESS, NOTES, adrenal surgery, TURP, and HIFU has dramatically changed and replaced the traditional surgical procedures.
The determination of the volume of a diseased thyroid lobe or an entire gland by preoperative ultrasonography may enable surgeons to select candidates for a minimally invasive approach to thyroid lobectomy or total thyroidectomy.
New minimally invasive surgical technologies are giving hope for the return of at least some lost mobility among patients with spinal injuries and paralysis.
The year 2014 marked a sea change in our approach to tissue extraction during minimally invasive surgery.

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