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Synonyms for balloon

Synonyms for balloon

to curve outward past the normal or usual limit

Synonyms for balloon

large tough nonrigid bag filled with gas or heated air

small thin inflatable rubber bag with narrow neck

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ride in a hot-air balloon

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become inflated

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Shawn Garber, founder and director of the New York Bariatric Group and one of the country's premier bariatric surgeons, has just returned from Brazil as one of the first American surgeon trained in the new intragastric balloon procedure.
Another procedure that is increasingly being used is intragastric balloon, which is basically a short-term solution, but yields rapid results.
The ORBERA(TM) Intragastric Balloon procedure is non-surgical and fully reversible.
According to Brengman, the ORBERA(TM) Intragastric Balloon device is a space-occupying balloon in the stomach that helps patients feel full and eat less.
14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- True Results, a leading provider of bariatric weight loss solutions, announced that it has completed the first ORBERA(TM) Intragastric Balloon procedure in Georgia on September 10, 2015.
The " Weight Loss/Obesity Management Market - [Meal Replacements, Slimming Centers, Nutrition & Psychological Consultancy, Treadmill, Ellipticals, Strength Training, Gastric Bypass, Intragastric Balloon System, Stomaphyx] - Global Forecasts To 2017 " , analyzes and studies the major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities in North America, Europe, Asia, and Rest of the World.
Some of the devices in the experimental stages include the implantable gastric stimulator and the intragastric balloon.
There have only been four ORBERA(TM) intragastric balloon procedures completed in Texas since it was approved by the FDA in August 2015.
These include non-surgical treatments such as the BIB(TM) System intragastric balloon, and surgical options such as the LAP-BAND AP(TM) System, and gastric bypass.
Even as demand for vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG) will rapidly diminish, gastric stimulator (GS) and intragastric balloon (IB) are poised to become increasingly popular.
Key clinical development programs include the Hylaform regulatory submission, the botulinum toxin type A program and key product development initiatives in support of the Company's obesity intervention products, the LAP-BAND System and the BioEnterics(R) Intragastric Balloon (BIB).
That's why Jennifer, a 24 year old mom from Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas chose to get a little help with an ORBERA(TM) Intragastric Balloon procedure from True Results.
27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- True Results, a leading provider of bariatric weight loss solutions, announced it has completed the first non-surgical True Balloon procedure with the ORBERA(TM) Intragastric Balloon in Texas.