embolization agent

embolization agent

a substance used to occlude or drastically reduce blood flow within a vessel. Examples include microfibrillar collagen, absorbable gelatin sponge (Gelfoam), polyvinyl alcohol particles, tris-acryl gelatin microspheres, and silicone beads.
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During the administration of the embolization agent, EmboGuide superimposes the planning information onto the interventional X-ray system's live images to monitor the treatment progress and determine its endpoint.
chemotherapy drug is mixed with an embolization agent like the LC-Bead.
During a chemo-embolization or TACE procedure, a chemotherapy drug is mixed with an embolization agent like the LC-Bead.
The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) and average prices (in US dollars) within market segments - Female Sterilization Devices (Transcervical Sterilization Devices (Micro-inserts) and Mechanical Sterilization Devices (Tubal Clips and Rings)), Endometrial Ablation Devices (Thermal Balloon, Hydrothermal Ablation (HTA), Bipolar Energy, Cryotherapy and Microwave Endometrial Ablation Devices) and Uterine Fibroid Embolization Agents (Poly Vinyl Alcohol Particles, Trisacryl Gelatin Microspheres and Gelatin Sponge).
Scope - Market size data for Gynecological Devices market segments - Female Sterilization Devices (Transcervical Sterilization Devices (Micro-inserts) and Mechanical Sterilization Devices (Tubal Clips and Rings)), Endometrial Ablation Devices (Thermal Balloon, Hydrothermal Ablation (HTA), Bipolar Energy, Cryotherapy and Microwave Endometrial Ablation Devices) and Uterine Fibroid Embolization Agents (Poly Vinyl Alcohol Particles, Trisacryl Gelatin Microspheres and Gelatin Sponge).
The advances in microcatheter design and embolization agents have made superselective transarterial catheter embolization a safe and efficacious modality in the acute management of upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage.
the developer of a new class of infusion systems designed to maximize targeted delivery of embolization agents in minimally invasive direct-to-tumor interventional procedures, is pleased to announce that oncologist John R.
3 Uterine Fibroid Embolization Agents Market, United States, Revenue ($m), by Segment, 2005-2013 203.
The latest clinical evidence builds on previous research showing that the Surefire's unique, pliable expanding tip controls downstream hepatic arterial blood pressure changes that potentially increase tumor uptake of embolization agents.
the developer of a new class of infusion systems designed to maximize targeted delivery of embolization agents without reflux, today announced that the company's Surefire Infusion System will be used in the development of the first clinically viable microcatheter-based, minimally invasive treatment for obesity as an alternative to bariatric surgery.
the developer of a new class of infusion systems designed to maximize targeted delivery of embolization agents without reflux, today announced CE Mark approval for its Surefire Infusion System ST/LT and Surefire Specialty Catheters.
Products under development include surgical meshes, anti-adhesion films, hemostats, intra-cardiac devices, absorbable stents, ligament and tendon repair devices, embolization agents, and drug delivery systems.