thrombectomy


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thrombectomy

Surgery to remove a blood clot.
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Noun1.thrombectomy - surgical removal of a blood clot (thrombus) from a blood vessel
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
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Translations

throm·bec·to·my

n. trombectomía, extracción de un trombo.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

thrombectomy

n (pl -mies) trombectomía
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References in periodicals archive ?
Some people might also fit the criteria for a procedure called mechanical thrombectomy, which allows a physician to thread a catheter through an artery and use a clot-grabbing device to reach and remove the mass from the brain.
M2 PRESSWIRE-July 30, 2019-: Thrombectomy Devices Market to Reach $1,389 Million, by 2022 at 5.9% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research
In its report, BASP said immediate access to procedures such as intravenous thrombolysis and mechanical thrombectomy, which dissolve clots and restore blood flow to the brain, can significantly decrease the risk of longterm disability and save millions of pounds in long-term health and social care costs.
But experts expressed concern over a key treatment - mechanical thrombectomy - being unavailable.
The report also highlights that an emergency procedure known as a mechanical thrombectomy, which removes blood clots to open up an artery, is still not offered by any hospitals in Scotland, with estimates it could benefit between 600-800 patients around the country.
Summary: The rising incidence rate of chronic kidney disease, which is one of the causative factors of cerebral venous thrombosis, is expected to fuel the cerebral thrombectomy devices market growth.
Additional therapy including continued CDT, mechanical fragmentation, or suction thrombectomy may be necessary in a subset of patients with large clot burden and unresolved elevated pulmonary arterial pressures.
Vesalio also reports a publication entitled, "Mechanical thrombectomy with a novel stent retriever with multifunctional zones: Initial clinical experience with the NeVa[TM] thrombectomy device," was recently published in the May 2019 issue of Journal of Neuroradiology.
[USPRwire, Fri May 10 2019] Thrombectomy is the surgical removal of blood clots formed in blood vessels.