percutaneous transluminal angioplasty

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per·cu·ta·ne·ous trans·lu·mi·nal an·gi·o·plas·ty

n. angioplastia transluminal percutánea, proceso de dilatación de una arteria por medio de un balón inflado a presión.
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Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty versus endovascular stent placement in the treatment of venous stenosis in patients undergoing hemodialysis: Intermediate result.
Infrapopliteal percutaneous transluminal angioplasty versus bypass surgery as first-line strategies in critical leg ischemia: a propensity score analysis.
Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty in pediatric patients with Takayasu arteritis: Comparison of initial and long-term results of interventions on aorta and non-aortic vessels.
In past medical history: percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) of left a.
Should percutaneous transluminal angioplasty be recommended for treatment of infrageniculate popliteal artery or tibioperoneal trunk stenosis?
His work, which includes performing the first percutaneous transluminal angioplasty 50 years ago this year, transformed the field of medicine.
Renal arterial stenosis in renal allografts: Retrospective study of predisposing factors and outcome after percutaneous transluminal angioplasty. Radiology 2001;219:663-7.
The therapy is called percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), and it involves the implantation of nitinol stents in the infrapopliteal arteries, those just below and behind the knee.
Joining the Pulsar-35 in BIOTRONIK's evolving lower limb portfolio is the Passeo-14 balloon catheter, a dedicated 0.014" infrapopliteal percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) catheter.
launch of its Charger PTA Balloon Catheter, a 0.035" percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) balloon catheter designed for a wide range of peripheral angioplasty procedures.
The main drawback of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty and stenting (PTAS) was the relatively high rate of the combined primary end point of stroke or death within 30 days of enrollment or after revascularization of the target artery at any time during follow-up, or an ischemic stroke in the territory of the target artery at any time during follow-up.
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