expandable stent

expandable stent

stent placed within the lumen of a structure, often percutaneously, which then shortens in its longitudinal dimension and increases its diameter, thereby increasing the inside dimension of the structure.

ex·pand·a·ble stent

(eks-pan'di-bĕl stent)
Stent placed within the lumen of a structure, often percutaneously, which then shortens in its longitudinal dimension and increases its diameter, thereby increasing the inside dimension of the structure.
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Based on product type, iliac artery stents market is segmented into following: Balloon Expandable Stent Self-Expandable Stents Based on end user, iliac artery stents market is segmented into following: Hospitals Ambulatory Surgical Centers Cardiac Catheterization Centers The global iliac artery stents market is expected to show significant growth over the forecast period owing to increased aging population and rising adoption of minimally invasive surgery.
Left subclavian artery closure was planned to reduce the Type-II endoleak due to parallel grafts; therefore, initially a 4x20 mm bare metal balloon expandable stent (Simflex, Simeks Medical) was inserted through the 7 F 90 cm guiding sheath in the narrowing of the left vertebral artery origin in order to maintain subclavian artery flow.
The company's core capabilities revolve around industry-leading expertise in balloon catheters, delivery systems, introducer sheaths, Nitinol products, and balloon expandable stent systems.
A 5 mm x 28 mm balloon expandable stent (Multi-Link Ultra, Abbott Vascular) was then placed into the SA crossing the ostium of the LIMA, trapping the LIMA guidewire (Figure 3).
Agac et al reported a case of dilated cardiomyopathy secondary to coarctation who was successfully managed with balloon expandable stent resulting in normalization of cardiac function over 6 months.4 Raffel et al reports a 37-year-old man presenting with severe dilated cardiomyopathy secondary to occult aortic coarctation who was managed successfully with combined orthotopic heart transplantation and aortic coarctation repair.5
A 9 x 57 mm Express LD balloon expandable stent was deployed across the distal end of abdominal aortic stent extending up to superior mesenteric arterial level.
Mawad, "Self expandable stent assisted coiling of wide necked intracranial aneurysms: A single center experience," AJNR Am J Neuroradiol, vol.
Lally, "Simulation of a balloon expandable stent in a realistic coronary artery Determination of the optimum modelling strategy," Journal of Biomechanics, vol.
Boston Scientific was ordered to pay about $703 million and Medtronic was assessed about $521 million in the dispute over the patent for the Palmaz balloon expandable stent, a mesh sleeve that props open arteries after they have been cleared of clots.
in their cases involving the original Palmaz balloon expandable stent patent.