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patency

 [pa´ten-se]
the condition of being wide open.

pa·ten·cy

(pā'ten-sē),
The state of being freely open or exposed.

patency

(pāt′n-sē)
n.
1. The state or quality of being obvious.
2. Medicine The state or quality of being open, expanded, or unblocked.

patency

[pā′tənsē]
Etymology: L, patens, open
a state of being open or exposed.

pa·ten·cy

(pā'tĕn-sē)
The state of being freely open or exposed.

patency

the condition of being open.

Patient discussion about patency

Q. How open are you about telling people that you are bipolar? I am studying in a coed college and am high scoring and talented. Actually I am a guitarist who entertains most of my peers. So I have lots of friends. For the past 8 months I could not use my guitar because of my busy study schedule. Without music I feel very depressed. My attitude has changed. My friends started deserting me because of my depression. So I started hating life and checked with a psychiatrist who diagnosed as bipolar. I fear whether I will lose my friends. So this question is to bipolar people: How open are you about telling people that you are bipolar?

A. P.S..we all have problems,god made us all different,acept who you are,and you will be alright.

Q. what are the do and don't do of Allergic people when they go out side to the open land?

A. if seasonal allergy is what you mean -there are certain times a year that you know you get sick. try avoiding long walks in fields of blooming flowers at those times...take antihistamine with you all the time, and don't forget some tissue paper :)

Q. what is the best thing to do to eliminate or to let it be remove without surgery?I'm afraid but laser mayb ok If I can go for laser where can you suggest coz I'm jobless and can't afford to pay.Or is there some remedy that i can take to melt those stones inside my bladder then they can come out through my waste ?

A. Bladder stones, also called bladder calculi, often form when concentrated urine sits in your bladder. Bladder stones usually need to be removed. If the stone is small, your doctor may recommend that you drink an increased amount of water each day to help the stone pass. If the stone is large or doesn't pass on its own, your doctor may need to remove the stone. Bladder stones are usually removed during a procedure called a cystolitholapaxy. This is done by inserting a small tube with a camera at the end (cystoscope) through your urethra and into your bladder to view the stone. Your doctor uses a laser, ultrasound or mechanical device to break the stone into small pieces and then flushes the pieces from your bladder.
I am not familiar with the cost of such procedure.

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Primary patency defined as duplex ultrasound peak systolic velocity ratio < 2.
Postoperative aspirin, started within 6 hours of surgery, improves saphenous vein graft patency.
The conclusion was that infrapopliteal application of SES for critical limb ischaemia significantly reduces infrapopliteal vascular restenosis and improves long-term angiographic patency, thereby lessening the rate of repeat procedures because of recurrent (critical limb ischaemia) symptoms.
Research is beginning to suggest that lung volume may play a more significant role in upper airway patency than previously thought.
In 1993, AACN (3) published the results of a large scale randomized clinical trial (Thunder I Project) evaluating the effects of heparinized and nonheparinzed flush solutions on the patency of arterial pressure monitoring catheters.
Gordts explained that TVL can evaluate both the inside and outside of a patient's reproductive organs and can evaluate adhesions and endometriosis by incorporating hysteroscopy, transvaginal hydrolaparoscopy, salpingoscopy, and tubal patency testing.
The follow-up coronary angiography (Figures 3 and 4) confirmed optimal distal anastomotic patency.
Patients on peritoneal dialysis had adequate patency rates and length of survival after peripheral vascular surgery when maintained on peritoneal dialysis.
The 12-month primary patency endpoint was defined as no relevant flow reduction by duplex ultrasonography (DUS) determined by independent core lab, and no interim clinically driven TLR.
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Duplex ultrasound patency (PSVR[less than or equal to] 2.