end organ

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a specialized structure at the peripheral end of some motor or sensory nerve fibers

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The Impella heart pumps offer the ability to provide percutaneous hemodynamic stability to high-risk patients in need of rapid and effective treatment by unloading the heart, perfusing the end organs, and ultimately, allowing for the opportunity to recover native heart function.
They have shown better results in those with more than ideal weight and in those with diabetes of short duration (few years); than in those who have already damaged their end organs like the kidney, eye, heart, meaning that is better to undergo this procedure before the pancreas fails and before end organ damage starts.
Tip separation may require medical intervention to retrieve a separated segment or, if not retrieved, has the potential to occlude blood flow to end organs.
and thus tolerating the commensurate development of occlusive changes affecting end organs.
Magnesium may improve perfusion to end organs by decreasing arterial stiffness, suggesting a benefit beyond seizure prophylaxis," Dr.