thoracoscopic

Related to thoracoscopic: thoracoscopic surgery
Translations

thoracoscopic

adj toracoscópico
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It details laparoscopic approaches as well as robotic operations and a variety of thoracoscopic procedures to almost all pediatric surgical conditions, including gastrointestinal, intra- abdominal, and urological.
However, thoracoscopic pleural biopsy is positive 80% of the time.
Wadie has a special interest in pediatric laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgery and is working in collaboration with Northwest Surgical Specialists in Eugene and the pediatric surgeons at Doernbecher Children's Hospital in Portland.
A right paravertebral catheter was inserted the day prior to surgery for a right video assisted thoracoscopic (VAT) pleurodesis.
Use of Carbon Dioxide Insuflation for Anterior Thoracoscopic Release and Fusion
Because the patient was suspected of having TB of the spine, he underwent pleural and video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) biopsy on 1 August.
Occluding the left atrial appendage (the source of most thrombi in atrial fibrillation) using a thoracoscopic extracardial approach proved feasible in a preliminary study, reducing the risk of stroke without inducing neurologic morbidity.
Studies have shown that using either intrapleural urokinase treatment or video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery will reduce hospitalization days by one half.
Juan Ronderos, a board-eligible neurosurgeon employed by Coastal, determined that the patient had two surgical options: a thoracoscopic diskectomy (a closed procedure) or a thoracotomy (an open procedure).
Treatment of postoperative chylothorax by fibrin glue application under thoracoscopic view with use of local anesthesia.
CardioGenesis develops, manufactures and markets proprietary systems including disposable products, to perform intraoperative transmyocardial revascular-ization, catheter-based percutaneous myocardial revascularization, and thoracoscopic transmyocardial revascularization to treat patients afflicted with debilitating angina.