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an operation to repair a damaged blood vessel or unblock a coronary artery

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According to Mainali, a team of doctors led by senior cardiologist Dr Yadav Dev Bhatta, who is attending Shah, performed coronary angioplasty and placed stent in his heart to avoid blockage.
Medical device company Contego Medical revealed on Friday the receipt of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its Vanguard IEP Peripheral Balloon Angioplasty System with Integrated Embolic Protection indicated for percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA).
Public sector centres like Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) is charging at least Rs113,000 from a private patient for Angioplasty involving one stent and that too of first generation budget medical device.
The Chief Justice underwent an angioplasty procedure at the Rawalpindi Institute of Cardiology last day.
Chief Justice of Pakistan was shifted to a local hospital of Rawalpindi last day after heart pain where he was undergone angioplasty and two stunts were inserted in his heart.
The chief justice had gone to the hospital for a routine checkup when doctors suggested that he should undergo an angioplasty. Two balloon stents were inserted in Justice Nisar's heart during the procedure.
A day earlier, the chief justice underwent an angioplasty procedure at the Rawalpindi Institute of Cardiology.
He underwent balloon angioplasty during which the blocked artery was cleared.
Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar underwent angioplasty at a hospital in Rawalpindi on Sunday.
However, percutaneous renal angioplasty could be more effective than conventional medical therapy in several specific conditions.
A complication of AVFs and AVGs is significant stenosis (>50% of the lumen) or obstruction and is usually restored with percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) or surgical intervention [4].
This study was designed to assess the rate and determinants of success or failure of balloon angioplasty for such lesions.
Endovascular treatment, with angioplasty or stenting, has been successfully performed for subclavian and below the elbow diseases; however, there is a lack of data regarding the treatment of brachial artery disease [2].
Following an NSTEMI heart attack, patients who have a procedure to increase blood flow in coronary arteries, such as angioplasty and/or stenting, have higher survival rates after six months than patients treated with medications alone, according to a study in the Sept.
Maryland Heights, MO, June 28, 2016 --(PR.com)-- A new market research report published by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc., estimates the Angioplasty Balloons Market - Global Product and Materials Analysis and Forecast 2013-2020, the as global angioplasty balloons market growing at the rate of 4.5% CAGR and estimated to reach USD 2.1 Billion by 2020 due to high prevalence of coronary artery diseases and geriatric population.