auricula atrii

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  • noun

Synonyms for auricula atrii

a small conical pouch projecting from the upper anterior part of each atrium of the heart

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One of contraindications to this technique is the presence of thrombus in the left atrium (LA) or left atrial appendage (LAA).
This entails just a couple days of anticoagulation before TEE is performed in order to ensure no clots are present in the left atrial appendage, the source of 90% of clots in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation.
Nonobstructive membranes of the left atrial appendage cavity: Report of three cases.
Your left atrial appendage is analogous to your appendix; it's something you don't need but it can kill you," said Dr.
ATLANTA -- Ligation of the left atrial appendage may not be all it's cracked up to be as a means of preventing thromboembolic events in patients with atrial fibrillation, according to Dr.
The atrial appendage was tied off at the base: There was no cardiac invasion, and no perioperative neurologic events occurred.
TigerPaw System II is indicated for the occlusion of the Left Atrial Appendage, under direct visualization, in conjunction with other open cardiac surgical procedures.
Thursday, May 23 Boston Scientific Symposium Featuring Left Atrial Appendage Closure For Stroke Prevention Boston Scientific is scheduled to host a symposium titled, "Left atrial appendage closure for stroke prevention: What every interventional cardiologist should know.
Urzadzenia to close the left atrial appendage of construction braided nitinol - 15 pcs
Nasdaq: ATRC), a medical device company and a leader in cardiac surgical ablation systems for the treatment of atrial fibrillation, or AF, and systems for the exclusion of the left atrial appendage, in anticipation of investor meetings in San Francisco during the week of January 7, is announcing preliminary financial results for fourth quarter and full year 2012.
20,21,26-31) Anticoagulation is considered to be the main treatment of left atrial and left atrial appendage thrombus or clot.
WATCHMAN(TM) Left Atrial Appendage Closure Offers Patients With Atrial Fibrillation An Alternative to Long-Term Warfarin Treatment to Reduce the Risk of Stroke
the WATCHMAN Device is indicated to reduce the risk of thromboembolism from the left atrial appendage in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation who are at increased risk for stroke and systemic embolism based on CHADS2 or CHA2DS2-VASc scores, are deemed by their physicians to be suitable for warfarin, and have an appropriate rationale to seek a non-pharmacologic alternative to warfarin, taking into account the safety and effectiveness of the device compared to warfarin.
Nasdaq: ATRC), a medical device company and a leader in cardiac surgical ablation systems for the treatment of atrial fibrillation, or AF, and systems for the exclusion of the left atrial appendage, today announced that it will present at the Leerink Swann 2013 Global Healthcare Conference at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York on Thursday, February 14, 2013.