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  • verb Present participle of reclog.

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Examples

  • As many as 40 percent of people who receive older "bare metal" stents experience reclogging of the artery, usually within six months of the surgery.

    Q&A: How common is stent failure?

  • As many as 40 percent of people who receive older "bare metal" stents experience reclogging of the artery, usually within six months of the surgery.

    Q&A: How common is stent failure?

  • Such coated stents help prevent arteries from reclogging after a stent is implanted.

    J&J Wins Stent Patent Appeal Against Boston Scientific

  • Stents are small scaffolds used to prop open blocked blood vessels, and some are coated with a medication that prevents reclogging.

    Abbott's Xience Stent

  • Boston Scientific has promoted the Liberte as easier to implant than Express and just as good at preventing arteries from reclogging after implantation.

    Boston Scientific Stent Wins Approval

  • Models coated with drugs to reduce reclogging, from Boston Scientific Corp., of Natick, Mass., and Johnson & Johnson, of New Brunswick, N.J., account for most of the U.S. market.

    FDA Proposes Stent Guidelines

  • Drug-coated stents are designed to prevent scar tissue from reclogging the artery later and thus reduce the need for patients to return for a repeat operation.

    Health Firms to Study Clots in Stent Patients

  • Taxus is coated with drugs that reduce reclogging and is the top-selling model world-wide, with $1.8 billion in sales last year.

    Heart Surgery

  • The lucrative, tiny devices are inserted during angioplasty procedures to prop open heart arteries; they use medication to fight reclogging.

    Boston Scientific Net Falls,

  • The fanciest, most profitable kind -- those coated with drugs to prevent reclogging -- were used in 88% of stentings as recently as mid-2006.

    Coated Stents' Market Stabilizes

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