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Synonyms for heart valve

a valve to control one-way flow of blood

an implant that replaces a natural cardiac valve

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The White Paper calls for greater priority on diagnosing and treating the condition and greater investment in valve replacement and repair to provide an effective and ageless service for patients with heart valve disease
Hayashida said future research will focus on whether the valves can resist the fluid pressure encountered by native heart valves without degradation and the valves' potential for growth, self-repair and regeneration when implanted in the body.
Infections of prosthetic heart valves and vascular grafts.
NEW YORK: A US company stopped all implants of a heart valve yesterday because the silver coating intended to reduce heart infections may occasionally cause the valve to leak.
Calcium buildups precipitate most heart valve surgery, but researchers now report that many bad valves also have bone growing inside them.
5 Transcatheter Heart Valve Market, US, Revenue and Volume, 2007 - 2020
CryoLife says SynerGraft incorporates the use of a porcine heart valve which has been depopulated of its porcine heart valve cells, providing a collagen matrix that has the normal functionality of a human heart valve, with the potential to be repopulated with the recipient's own cells.
Normally, heart valves allow blood to go in only one direction, but when damaged, they let some of the blood slosh backward into the heart.
Prosthetic Heart Valves Market, Global, Company Share (%), 2010 The global prosthetic heart valves market is dominated by Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, with a 38% share.
Report Focus: The report 'Prosthetic Heart Valves - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2012-2018' reviews the latest trends in cardiovascular devices with a perceptive attempt to disclose the near-future growth prospects.
23 Prosthetic Heart Valves Market, Brazil, Revenue ($m), By Segment, Historic, 2003 - 2010 54
CryoLife also announced that it has expanded its human heart valve program to include a new human allograft heart valve processing method.
Using a patient's own heart muscle cells as seeds for new tissue, researchers are testing a novel technique to "grow" replacement heart valves for persons with cardiac disease.
com/research/c3ff07/prosthetic_heart_v) has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report "Prosthetic Heart Valves Market Outlook in BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) to 2017" to their offering.
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