angioplasty balloon

an·gi·o·plas·ty bal·loon

a balloon near the tip of an angiographic catheter, designed to distend narrowed vessels. See: balloon-tip catheter.

an·gi·o·plas·ty bal·loon

(an'jē-ō-plas-tē bă-lūn')
A balloon near the tip of an angiographic catheter, designed to distend narrowed vessels.
See: balloon-tip catheter
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Funded by the Ministry of Science and Technology, the coronary stents (both bare-metal and drug-eluted) and angioplasty balloon catheters have been developed by the Medical Devices Development Centre (MDDC) at NUST.
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an Irish developer and manufacturer of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty balloon catheters, the company said.
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