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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Virtue SEB is a non-coated drug-eluting angioplasty balloon that delivers a proprietary bioabsorbable, sustained-release formulation of sirolimus.
Both a snare drawn tight around the engaged stent fragment as well as an angioplasty balloon inflated adjacent the stent were used to further compress the stent profile, (Fig.
According to the company, Vanguard IEP System uniquely incorporates a peripheral angioplasty balloon and distal embolic filter on the same 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.
The presented case describes a quick and safe method to successfully retrieve an undeflatable angioplasty balloon via the transradial access site.
MDDC is being funded by Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) for the production of cardiac stents and angioplasty balloon catheters.
Initially, NUST will start supplying both Cardiac Stents and Angioplasty Balloon Catheters to selected hospitals/institutes by the end of this year.
A stent was applied to the focal dissection on the left and a 5 mm mustang angioplasty balloon was advanced across the occluded segment and used for low pressure balloon angioplasty.
The global peripheral vascular devices market segmentation is based on product types (peripheral vascular stents, peripheral transluminal angioplasty balloon catheters, pta guidewires, atherectomy devices, chronic total occlusion devices, aortic stents, synthetic surgical grafts, embolic protection devices, inferior vena cava filters).
The company's balloon catheter and semi-compliant angioplasty balloon are used in the treatment of arterial diseases.