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Synonyms for bypass

get round

go round

ringroad

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Synonyms for bypass

the act, an instance, or a means of avoiding

to pass around but not through

Synonyms for bypass

a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center

a surgically created shunt (usually around a damaged part)

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a conductor having low resistance in parallel with another device to divert a fraction of the current

avoid something unpleasant or laborious

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Open surgery techniques involve simple arterial ligation or ligation associated with femorofemoral bypass, direct suture, extra-anatomic bypass surgery, or angioplasty by patch [4].
The patient was anticoagulated with intravenous heparin and emergent lower extremity revascularization with extra-anatomic bypass was planned.
(7) Therefore, the authors of recently published treatment algorithms advocate endovascular therapy as a temporizing measure to stabilize the patient until the surgeon can perform a further workup to determine the risk of a cerebrovascular accident after occlusion or the need for an extra-anatomic bypass. (2) If occlusion or bypass is not possible, vascularized soft tissue may be placed in the wound to protect the vessel.