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  • neuropathy
  • Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) is a progressive, enduring, and often irreversible condition featuring pain, numbness, tingling and sensitivity to cold in the hands and feet (sometimes progressing to the arms and legs) that afflicts between 30% and 40% of patients undergoing chemotherapy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Whether CIPN arises, and to what degree, is determined by the choice of drug, duration of use, the total amount consumed and whether the patient already has peripheral neuropathy. (wikipedia.org)
  • device
  • A peripheral device is defined as a computer device, such as a keyboard or printer, that is not part of the essential computer (i.e., the memory and microprocessor). (experts-exchange.com)
  • SurModics (NSDQ:SRDX) said today that it won 510(k) clearance from the FDA for its Telemark 0.014″ coronary and peripheral microcatheter, saying it plans to have the device on the U.S. market "in the coming months. (massdevice.com)
  • devices
  • Today's new devices, such as tablets, smartphones and wearable computing devices are considered peripherals as they can be connected and used on a computer system. (experts-exchange.com)
  • blood
  • Peripheral blood cells are the cellular components of blood , consisting of red blood cells (erythrocytes), white blood cells (leucocytes), and platelets , which are found within the circulating pool of blood and not sequestered within the lymphatic system , spleen , liver , or bone marrow . (wikipedia.org)
  • Yavari, K. (2014) Human Peripheral Blood Derived Hematopoietic Stem Cell: History, the Isolation Methods and Investigation of Different Parameters Effects on Their Differentiation to the Body Cells . (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • Contego Medical said today that it won 510(k) clearance from the FDA for its Vanguard IEP peripheral balloon, which features an embolic protection function. (massdevice.com)