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  • arteriopathy
  • This damage, or arteriopathy appears to cause the arteries to stretch, narrow or kink in such a way that during high-intensity exercise the athlete experiences decreased blood flow due to the constriction or obstruction of the artery in the affected leg. (slowtwitch.com)
  • The first research on iliac arteriopathy in elite cyclists came out of France in the 1980s and has been growing steadily ever since. (verywellhealth.com)
  • nitinol stent
  • 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) reports nine-month clinical endpoint data from its ORION trial, demonstrating excellent outcomes for the company's Epic Self-Expanding Nitinol Stent System in patients with iliac artery disease, a form of peripheral artery disease associated with severe leg pain caused by insufficient blood flow. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The aim of the study was to find out the durability of primary implantation of a self-expanding nitinol stent for the treatment of lesions of the iliac artery in patients with chronic limb ischemia. (pulsus.com)
  • ligation
  • When simple massage of the uterus and uterotonics such as oxytocins, syntometrine and prostaglandins fail to manage the condition, surgical solutions including uterine artery ligation, devascularization of the uterus, internal iliac artery ligation and ultimately hysterectomy are employed. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • treatment
  • Unless an athlete is ready to settle down into a sedentary lifestyle, the current treatment recommendation for this condition is surgical repair of the damaged artery. (verywellhealth.com)
  • stents
  • Interventionalists were invited to complete a 3-page tick sheet for all iliac angioplasties and stents. (springermedizin.de)
  • Methods: Diameter- and length-matched PET stents and Wallstents were symmetrically implanted in the paired iliac arteries of 13 crossbred domestic swine. (osti.gov)
  • kink
  • Another friend of mine just had surgery last month for this and her issue seemed to be more of a kink in the artery (artery can be "too long" and kink) and compression from the ligament. (slowtwitch.com)