Tortuous arteries

Tortuous arteries

Arteries with many bends and twists.
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The celiac axis angiogram revealed dilated tortuous arteries, dense stain in the pancreatic head region and early filling of the veins (Figure 3A).
The surgical team used, for the first time in the region, a trans-carotid approach to treat a very deeply located, highly irregular appearing anterior cerebral artery aneurysm as well as tortuous arteries and a grade III aorta, which usually makes endovascular treatment almost impossible.
of ALHE show damaged and/or tortuous arteries and veins at the base of the lesion, suggesting that arteriovenous shunting may play a role in the pathogenesis.
Next Generation AIP is particularly beneficial for stent implementation, patients with rapid heart rates or small tortuous arteries, bariatric patients and emergency situations.
Toshiba's new AIP feature provides improved visualization of the coronary arteries, allowing for better decisions in difficult situations such as patients with rapid heart rates, small tortuous arteries, bariatric patients and emergency situations," said Dr.
Hydrophilic Coating on Talent([R]) Abdominal Stent Graft Aids Navigation of Medical Device through Tight and Tortuous Arteries
NYSE: MDT), today announced the European market launch of the Talent([R]) Abdominal Stent Graft on the new Xcelerant([R]) Hydro Delivery System, which features a hydrophilic coating designed to aid navigation of the device through tight and tortuous arteries by reducing friction with the artery wall.
It is equipped to enable interventional cardiologists to easily guide the catheter through tortuous arteries and to cross complex blockages, usually prior to the placement of a stent.
This new Avanar catheter also has an even smaller profile to allow easier and more rapid access through stents, tight lesions and small tortuous arteries.
The ACS RX GEMINI employs the new ACS CRITICOIL(TM) Flexible Coil Feature which provides enhanced flexibility for use in tortuous arteries and also utilizes the new, more robust POWERTRAK(TM) Shaft Technology to transmit excellent push for crossing tight lesions.
The ACS RX GEMINI employs the new ACS CRITICOIL(TM) Shaft Technology to provide optimal flexibility for use in tortuous arteries and also utilizes the new, more robust POWERTRAK(TM) Shaft Technology to transmit exceptional push for crossing resistant lesions.