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coil

 [koil]
a winding structure. See also helix and spiral.

coil

(koyl),
1. A spiral or series of loops.
2. An object made of wire wound in a spiral configuration, used in electronic applications, or a loop of wire used as an antenna.
3. A spiral loop of wire used to embolize an artery to obstruct it.

coil

(koil) spiral (2).

coil

coil

(koyl)
1. A spiral or series of loops.
2. An object made of wire wound in a spiral configuration, used in electronic applications, or a loop of wire used as an antenna.

coil

a winding structure or spiral; called also helix.

coiled-coil
a protein structure motif marked by amphipathic α-helical regions that can self-associate to form stable, rod-like oligomeric proteins; commonly found in fibrous proteins and some transcription factors.
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Perioperative major aortopulmonarycollateral arteries (MAPCAs) coiling in tetralogy of fallot patientsundergoing for total correction.
Manufacturers with two or more extrusion lines producing similar sized products are beginning to realise the tremendous flexibility and efficiency off-line coiling can offer them.
The simplest and most conventional method of building with coils is to lay them concentrically one after the other, but where the laying of coils goes beyond this, as is the case with integrated coiled pottery, coiling technique becomes rather complex.
At the University of Illinois at Chicago, we have found coiling with HydroCoils (Microvention) decreased by one-third both the recurrence rate (from 26% to 17%) and retreatment rate (from 15% to 10%), compared with BPCs in a series of size- and shape-matched aneurysms.
12) With the advancement of stent-assisted coiling, carotid sacrifice might be avoidable in many cases.
The Penumbra Coil 400 is the first major advance to significantly affect endovascular coiling technology since the original platinum detachable coil," said Nobuyuki Sakai, MD, DMSc, Director, Neurosurgery and Stroke Center at Kobe City Medical Center General Hospital.
QA samples can be taken at the extrusion line or automatically collated at the coiling machine.
Distributed power along the length of heater element is available as well as custom profile coiling.
Scanlan and his colleagues solved this fabrication problem by coiling the more flexible component materials.