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percutaneous

 [per″ku-ta´ne-us]
performed through the skin; see also transdermal.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

per·cu·ta·ne·ous

(per'kyū-tā'nē-ŭs),
Denoting the passage of substances through unbroken skin, as in absorption by inunction; also passage through the skin by needle puncture, including introduction of wires and catheters by Seldinger technique.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

percutaneous

(pûr′kyo͞o-tā′nē-əs)
adj. Medicine
Passed, done, or effected through the skin.

per′cu·ta′ne·ous·ly adv.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

per·cu·ta·ne·ous

(pĕr'kyū-tā'nē-ŭs)
Denoting the passage of substances through unbroken skin, as in absorption by inunction; also passage through the skin by needle puncture, including introduction of wires and catheters by Seldinger technique.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

percutaneous

Through the skin, especially in relation to the use of needles, CANNULAS or CATHETERS inserted for any purpose.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Percutaneous

Performed through the skin, from the Latin per, meaning through and cutis, meaning skin.
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

per·cu·ta·ne·ous

(pĕr'kyū-tā'nē-ŭs)
Denoting passage of substances through unbroken skin, as in absorption by inunction; also passage through the skin by needle puncture.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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In August, 2018; Mitra FR trial was published that showed that in patients with secondary MR, the rate of death or unplanned hospitalization for heart failure at 1 year did not differ significantly between patients who underwent percutaneous mitral-valve repair in addition to receiving medical therapy and those who received medical therapy alone.8 But the recently published landmark trial "COAPT - Cardiovascular Outcomes Assessment of the MitraClip Percutaneous Therapy for Heart Failure Patients with Functional Mitral Regurgitation trial contradicted the Mitra FR trial.
Andreas Gruntzig in 1977 introduced the percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty also known as PCI.
The tract site was not completely obliterated and the patent previous percutaneous tract was gradually dilated and access to the collecting system was achieved.
Our operative technique involved percutaneous puncture under multidirectional C-arm fluoroscopic guidance, dilation of the nephrostomy tract up to 28F, and use of an Amplatz sheath.
Once a safe percutaneous route was identified, the site was prepared and draped in standard sterile fashion.
This case is unique because it required TEE guidance due to unclear TTE imaging during the percutaneous closure of an ASD in an infant.
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Percutaneous ethanol injection was first described in the early 1980s [7-9] and had long been the standard in ablation.
[3] reported a safe percutaneous access to the kidney with a supine patient, and 10 years later they reported the in vivo experience with 557 patients [4].
Herein, we critically evaluate results of spinopelvic dissociations treated with either percutaneous or open reduction.

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