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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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Intragastric balloon as an artificial bezoar for treatment of obesity.
According to the company, this was the first procedure of its kind in Texas since the FDA approved the Orbera Intragastric Balloon System and the ReShape Integrated Dual Balloon System for use with weight loss patients in the US.
The intragastric balloon is a non-surgical, non-drug therapy which does not involve a general anaesthetic.
The saline-filled Bioenterics intragastric balloon (BIB) and the air-filled Heliosphere intragastric balloon are in use in some European and South American countries, Mexico, and Canada, he said.
M2 PHARMA-August 6, 2015-US FDA Clears Apollo Endosurgery Orbera Intragastric Balloon for Weight Loss
The saline-filled Bioenterics intragastric balloon (BIB) and the air-Idled Heliosphere intragastric balloon are in use in some European and South American countries, Mexico, and Canada, he said.
The European market is separately analyzed by the following Segments: Adjustable Gastric Banding Devices, Gastric Bypass Devices, and Intragastric Balloon Devices.
Ponce practices in Dalton, GA and Chattanooga, TN and has extensive credits in the Northwest Georgia and East Tennessee region where he was the first to: establish a laparoscopic bariatric program & outpatient Gastric Band program; perform a Gastric Band procedure, single-incision bariatric procedure, laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and laparoscopic greater curvature plication procedure; and place a dual intragastric balloon.
Another procedure that is increasingly undertaken is intragastric balloon, which is a short-term solution, but yields rapid results.
In this research, Frost & Sullivan's expert analysts thoroughly analyse the following market segments: Adjustable gastric banding, gastric bypass including sleeve gastrectomy procedure and intragastric balloon devices.