occluder


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oc·clud·er

(ŏ-klūd'ĕr),
In dentistry, a name given to some articulators.

occluder 

A device placed before an eye to block vision or to partially obscure vision. Syn. eye shield.

oc·clud·er

(ŏ-klūd'ĕr)
In dentistry, specific type of articulator.

occluder,

n a name given to some articulators. See also articulator.
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Tor Peters, CEO of Occlutech Group, commented: "We are extremely pleased to be able to provide patients and cardiologists with this innovative product and expect our VSD occluder to significantly add and improve therapy options for this patient population.
Emmalee struggled during the early years of her life, having seizures, multiple surgeries, including on her heart (Amplatzer Occluder being implanted).
Lifetech, an innovative medical devices company from Shenzhen, is a pioneer in the Chinese medical device industry in one way because its innovative CeraFlex occluder will enter the western mainstream markets through Medtronic's global leading sales channels, paving the way for distributing implanted medical devices in western countries.
Doctors closed the hole by using the Amplatzer Septal Occluder, a relatively new non-surgical technique.
The Miracle wire was changed for an Amplatzer[R] superstiff wire (Boston Scientific, USA) and a 4x8 mm Amplatzer[R] Vascular Plug III occluder (AGA Medical Corporation, USA) was deployed (Fig.
The pack includes grading scales; a contact lens fact file; a yellow filter; an occluder with pinholes, PD rule and pupil size gauge; a USB stick; a cotton book bag; and copies of several published contact lens-related articles.
The pioneering occluder operation was carried out on 75-year-old John Hall, at Kings College Hospital in south London three months ago.
The objective of the multinational research is to see whether repairing a PFO with the aid of the device called the GORE HELEX Septal Occluder is more effective in preventing strokes than medical management alone.
The appeals court not only affirmed the findings of the District Court, but also found that the Figulla N occluder was not materially different from Occlutech's original product, and thus subject to the injunction and resulted in damages to AGA Medical.
A large PDA was seen with aortic angiography (Figure 3) and was successfully closed with an 8 x 6-mm Amplatzer ductal occluder (Figure 4).
Individual essays include "The Lure of the Noisy Ego: Narcissism as a Social Trap", "Collective Angst: How Threats to the Future Vitality of the Ingroup Shape Intergroup Emotion", "Homonegativity and the Lesbian Self: Portraits of the Ego as Either Transcender or Occluder of Negative Social Stereotypes", and much more.
AGA Medical Corporation, Minneapolis, has received European CE Mark approval for the AMPLATZER(R) Duct Occluder II ("ADO II").