translumenal


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translumenal

(ˌtrænzˈluːmɪnəl) or

transluminal

adj
(of a surgical procedure) performed within a blood vessel, duct, or cavity
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He also was one of the first physicians in the United States to perform an innovative and incisionless procedure called natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES).
NOTES (Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery), the one promising to be a scarless technique, was the most attractive.
The original natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) procedure also is less expensive than laparoscopic or robot-assisted hysterectomy.
Patient attitudes and expectations regarding natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery.
A review of natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) for intraabdominal surgery: experimental models, techniques, and applicability to the clinical setting.
Even though there continues to be a decrease in usage across the United States, vaginal hysterectomy still is the gynecologist's ultimate NOTES (Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery) option.
Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES) offers a means of reducing and ultimately eliminating the need for incisions to gain access to the abdominal cavity.
Among the new technology and methods described are natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES), hybrid procedures, endoscopic therapy in obesity, and therapeutic endosonography.
PMI's Intelligent Surgical Instruments have applications in open surgery, minimally invasive surgery and the emerging field of natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES)," said Michael Whitman, president and chief executive officer of PMI.
29 operation is one of a family of new surgical procedures called natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgeries (NOTES) that use a natural body opening to remove organs and tissue, according to Anthony Kalloo, M.