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  • adj. Of or pertaining to the epicardium

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the epicardium.


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  • However, the progenitor cells will not achieve their full regenerative potential without interactions with the layer of "epicardial" cells that forms over the blastema.

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  • Patients had to have at least one epicardial coronary artery with 70% stenosis plus objective evidence of myocardial ischemia to be eligible for the trial.

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  • The size of the layer of fat around the heart, or imaging epicardial adipose tissue, can be measured by X-ray imaging techniques such as CT or

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  • Noncardiac chest pain is defined as a substernal chest pain in the absence of significant epicardial coronary artery stenoses. - latest science and technology news stories

  • [11], CFR is not specific to the coronary microcirculation, denoting the combined extent of both epicardial and coronary micrvascular disease in the territory assessed

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  • Aarnoudse W, Pijls NHJ, De Bruyne B, Balsam LB, et al. (2004) Microvascular resistance is not influenced by epicardial coronary artery stenosis severity: experimental validation.

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  • Moreover, as coronary IMR is a more independent of epicardial arterial stenoses than CFR

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  • FACC, FHRS is Senior Medical Director of Electrophysiology at California Pacific Medical Center and a pioneer in ablation procedures including catheter-based cures for atrial fibrillation and percutaneous epicardial radiofrequency ablation, a treatment for individuals who fail conventional ablation.

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  • AtriCure (ATRC) received conditional approval from the FDA to evaluate the safety and efficacy of a dual epicardial/endocardial procedure, DEEP, or hybrid procedure, to treat patients with persistent and long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation ... - Articles related to Asian stocks up on strong corporate results

  • In this, the researchers found that the presence of ischemia correlated more closely with epicardial adipose tissue volume than with the coronary calcium score.



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