endoprosthesis


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endoprosthesis

 [en″do-pros-the´sis]
a hollow stent inserted into a bile duct to allow internal biliary drainage across an obstruction.

endoprosthesis

(en-dō-pros-thē'sis),
A synthetic insert, such as a stent, to maintain patency of a hollow structure.

endoprosthesis

/en·do·pros·the·sis/ (-pros-the´sis)
1. a prosthesis entirely inside the body.
2. a hollow stent inserted into a bile duct to allow biliary drainage across an obstruction.

endoprosthesis

[-prosthē′sis, -pros′thəsis]
Etymology: Gk, endon + prosthesis, addition
a prosthetic device installed within the body, such as an internal cardiac pacemaker.

endoprosthesis

Interventional medicine Any prosthetic device that is inserted or placed within a vessel or tubular structure. See Stenting.

en·do·pros·the·sis

, pl. endoprostheses (en-dō-pros-thē'sis, -sēz)
A synthetic insert, such as a stent, to maintain patency of a hollow structure.
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The function of the endoprosthesis is to internally reline the abdominal aorta and isolate the diseased segment from blood circulation," said Dr.
The objective of the study is to compile early clinical outcomes data for the Carotid WALLSTENT Monorail Endoprosthesis and FilterWire EZ Embolic Protection System in routine clinical practice.
Osseointegration is a process during which the bone tissue grows on the surface of the hip stem endoprosthesis, therefore anchoring it into the bone.
As with all of the lower profile devices, the 35 mm trunk-ipsilateral leg endoprosthesis and the 31 mm trunk-ipsilateral leg endoprosthesis are only available with the GORE[R] C3[R] Delivery System.
18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation today announced enrollment of the first patient in the CABANA post-market approval study of the Company's Carotid WALLSTENT(R) Monorail(R) Endoprosthesis used in conjunction with its FilterWire EZ(TM) Embolic Protection System.
The closed-cell design of the Carotid WALLSTENT Endoprosthesis is intended to provide increased scaffolding for optimal lesion coverage and a smooth inner lumen," said Barry T.
assigning the materials for the femur and endoprosthesis elements (stainless steel for the stem, ball and exterior cup, polyethylene for interior cup, for the femur (Weinans H.
Total quantity or scope: The contract with a total value estimated 2 428 680 PLN (the order basic and supplementary) are successive deliveries hip replacements cement and bipolar endoprosthesis metaphyseal cementless hip arthroplasty total hip cementless, arthroplasty of the knee kondylarnych ceramic coated version of cemented and cementless with the release of the contracting authority with the necessary special tools (instruments) for implantation of the products.
Gore) today announced that it has extended its distribution agreement in the US and Canada with ConMed Endoscopic Technologies for the distribution and marketing of its GORE([R]) VIABIL([R]) Biliary Endoprosthesis.
Conformable GORE[R] TAG[R] Thoracic Endoprosthesis Designed for Endovascular Repair of the Descending Thoracic Aorta Provides Conformability without Compromise
The study demonstrated that Boston Scientific's Carotid WALLSTENT(R) Monorail(R) Endoprosthesis, used in combination with the Company's FilterWire EX(R) and FilterWire EZ(TM) Embolic Protection Systems, improved blood flow within the vessel and the vessel remained open up to one year post-procedure in patients at high risk for surgery (carotid endarterectomy).