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  • n. Alternative spelling of embolization.


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  • It said that "in breach of duty of care to Maisha there was an inadvertent injection of polymerised glue into the right internal carotid during the embolisation procedure on 2 June 2010."

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  • A newer approach is the uterine artery embolisation (UAE), performed under local anaesthetic where a catheter is inserted into the arteries that feed the uterus.

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  • Angiography can identify feeder vessels and offers the possibility of embolisation in the same setting.

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  • The primary outcome was the incidence of severe postpartum haemorrhage in vaginal deliveries, defined as a composite of one or more of blood transfusion, intravenous plasma expansion, arterial embolisation, surgical procedure, admission to an intensive care unit, treatment with recombinant factor VII, and death.

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  • The Obstetrician & Gynaecologist (TOG) examines the evidence on pregnancy outcomes following uterine artery embolisation (UAE), a treatment for fibroids. 1 The authors underline the potential reproductive risks of UAE, and urge caution in recommending this treatment to women who wish to become pregnant in the future.

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  • Specially engineered to complement the existing offering of Cook embolisation products and coils, MiraFlex High Flow embodies the latest innovation in microcatheter technology designed to enhance traceability necessary for accessing the most distal vasculature.

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  • With a generous .025 inch inner diameter, MiraFlex High Flow enables optimal coil delivery and can be used in combination with a wide variety of embolisation materials, including the top-selling MicroNester® and Tornado® Microcoils ™ from Cook.

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  • Cook Medical, the world sales leader in the embolisation market, has received CE Mark approval for its MiraFlex ™ High Flow Microcatheter.

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  • "With gastric artery chemical embolisation, called GACE, there's no major surgery," said Aravind Arepally, clinical director of the Centre for Bio-engineering Innovation, design and associate professor of radiology and surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

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  • 2 Uterine artery embolisation (UAE) is an alternative to hysterectomy for fibroids.

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