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 (trăns-lo͞o′mə-nəl, trănz-)
Passing or occurring across a lumen, as of a blood vessel.
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The MagicTouch Sirolimus Coated Balloon Catheter is indicated for use in percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), a procedure that can open a blocked blood vessel using a small catheter with a "balloon" at one end.
Radiation risk to patients from percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty.
The 25 chapters address integrated imaging modalities in the cardiac catheterization laboratory; basic elements of cardiac catheterization and interventional cardiology, including complications, vascular access, pressure measurements, pitfalls in the evaluation of hemodynamic data, pericardial disease, pediatric cardiac catheterization, coronary anomalies, evaluation of myocardial blood flow, intravascular ultrasounds, and coronary, peripheral, and pulmonary angiography; and key areas of interventional cardiology, from percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty to advanced epicardial access.
This unique global, prospective, randomized, multi-center trial is designed to assess safety and effectiveness of the Stellarex 0.014 drug-coated balloon versus percutaneous transluminal angioplasty, or PTA, in patients with critical limb ischemia, or CLI.
256.262 million followed by Establishment of the Facility for the Indigenous Development of Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA) Baloon Catheters, NUST for which the total allocated amount reserved Rs.
Single transluminal gateway technique (SGT) is based on the complete removal of necrotic tissues through a single fistula created between the cavity of necrotic collection and the lumen of the gastrointestinal tract (stomach or duodenum) [7, 8].
A complication of AVFs and AVGs is significant stenosis (>50% of the lumen) or obstruction and is usually restored with percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) or surgical intervention [4].
(5) Transluminal migration of the mesh into the gastric lumen is a rare complication, with approximately 10 cases found during our literature search.
Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) of central venous stenosis provides excellent immediate results but long term patency reported to be 10-30% at one year and restenosis were reported.
Jude Medical), and left atrial access could finally be achieved by dilatation of the interatrial septum with gradually increasing sizes of percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) balloons (up to 5 mm) over the SafeSept wire (Figure 1(c); Supplemental Movie 1 in Supplementary Material available online at 2017/3652413).
Although percutaneous transluminal renal artery angioplasty had good short-term outcomes, the restenosis rates were high, especially for ostial disease [2].