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*  Radiation enteropathy
Endoscopic therapies including argon plasma coagulation have been used for bleeding telangiectasia in radiation proctitis and ...
*  Radiation proctitis
These include sucralfate, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, corticosteroids, metronidazole, argon plasma coagulation, radiofrequency ...
*  Argon plasma coagulation
... or APC is a medical endoscopic procedure used primarily to control bleeding from certain lesions in ... Ben-Soussan, E; Antonietti, M; Savoye, G; Herve, S; Ducrotté, P; Lerebours, E (2004). "Argon plasma coagulation in the ... It appears that endoscopic banding ligation in combination with argon plasma coagulation is one of the most successful ... APC involves the use of a jet of ionized argon gas (plasma) that is directed through a probe passed through the endoscope. The ...
*  Endoscopy unit
Diathermy and/or Argon plasma coagulation equipment. Computer(s) used to generate endoscopy reports. Procedure rooms should be ...
*  Therapeutic endoscopy
Argon plasma coagulation (APC) has been used to provide tissue coagulation and haemostasis since the early part of the 1990s. A ... More recently, adrenaline injection tends to be combined with either heater probe coagulation or argon plasma coagulation to ... Grund, K. E.; Storek, D.; Farin, G. (February 1994). "Endoscopic argon plasma coagulation (APC) first clinical experiences in ... Previous techniques, such as Argon plasma coagulation, have been unsuccessful because of incomplete removal of the Barrett's ...
*  Gastric antral vascular ectasia
... including argon plasma coagulation and electrocautery. Since endoscopy with argon photocoagulation is "usually effective", ... even after treatment by argon plasma coagulation and progesterone. Antrectomy or other surgery is used as a last resort for ... relapse after endoscopic treatment by argon plasma coagulation". Internal medicine (Tokyo, Japan). 46 (6): 279-83. doi:10.2169/ ... Rosenfeld, G; Enns, R (2009). "Argon photocoagulation in the treatment of gastric antral vascular ectasia and radiation ...
*  Portal hypertensive gastropathy
Argon plasma coagulation and electrocautery have both been used to stop bleeding from ectatic vessels, and to attempt to ... 2005). "Efficacy of argon plasma coagulation for gastric antral vascular ectasia associated with chronic liver disease". ...
*  Angiodysplasia
Endoscopic treatment is an initial possibility, where cautery or argon plasma coagulation (APC) treatment is applied through ... Although angiodysplasia is probably quite common, the risk of bleeding is increased in disorders of coagulation. A classic ...
*  List of Ig Nobel Prize winners
Ben-Soussan, E.; Antonietti, M.; Savoye, G.; Herve, S.; Ducrott??, P.; Lerebours, E. (2004). "Argon plasma coagulation in the ... Kimata, Hajime (November 2003). "Kissing reduces allergic skin wheal responses and plasma neurotrophin levels". Physiology & ...
*  Laser coagulation
The other two modalities were largely replaced by argon plasma coagulation by 2011, which was safer and less expensive. In the ... one center used an argon laser and the other used a xenon arc laser. Based on weak evidence, it appears that laser coagulation ... Argon, krypton, dye and diode lasers have been used with varying levels of energy have been used to try to prevent age-related ... Laser coagulation or laser photocoagulation surgery is used to treat a number of eye diseases and has become widely used in ...
*  Self-expandable metallic stent
... through electrocautery or argon plasma coagulation of the tumour tissue in the stent, or through the use of photodynamic ...
*  Esophageal cancer
... or argon plasma coagulation. Laser therapy is the use of high-intensity light to destroy tumor cells while affecting only the ...
*  APC
... a family of transport proteins Argon plasma coagulation, an endoscopic technique for controlling hemorrhage Allophycocyanin, a ...
*  Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
... treatment with argon plasma coagulation Endoscopic image of Barrett's esophagus, which is the area of red mucosa projecting ...
*  Plasma medicine
Besides surgical plasma application like argon plasma coagulation (APC), which is based on high-intensity lethal plasma effects ... Plasma Sci. 43, pp. 703-711, (2015) Zenker M, Argon plasma coagulation, GMS Krankenhaushyg Interdiszip 2008; 3(1):Doc15 ( ... plasma medicine'. Plasma sources used in plasma medicine are typically "low temperature" plasma sources operated at atmospheric ... The plasma sources used for plasma medicine are generally low temperature plasmas, and they generate ions, chemically reactive ...
*  Argon
It is used in a procedure called "argon-enhanced coagulation", a form of argon plasma beam electrosurgery. The procedure ... Argon is also used for blue and green argon-ion lasers. Argon is used for thermal insulation in energy-efficient windows. Argon ... Also, potassium-argon dating and related argon-argon dating is used to date sedimentary, metamorphic, and igneous rocks. Argon ... In the universe, argon-36 is by far the most common argon isotope, being the preferred argon isotope produced by stellar ...
*  Interventional pulmonology
... argon plasma coagulation, laser fulgration, electrocautery, and photodynamic therapy), and cold therapies (e.g. cryotherapy) ...
*  Plasma Surgical
Nezhat, Ceana; Kimberly A. Kho; Vadim Morozov (2009). "Use of Neutral Argon Plasma in the Laparoscopic Treatment of ... The system also carries a CE mark and is approved and available for use in the European Union as a cutting and coagulation ... Renaud, MC; Sebastianelli, A (Jan 2013). "Optimal cytoreduction with neutral argon plasma energy in selected patients with ... who developed a technology to apply plasma energy to surgically treat live tissue with minimal thermal damage. Cold plasmas are ...
*  Alexey Severtsev
443-447, 1109 P. Severtsev A.N., Lipatov N.I., Nistratov V.I., Samorodov V.G. «New argon laser for surgery and photo dynamic ... plasma flows (1997); first liver autotransplantation ("Pihlmayer's operation") in Russia (1999); first stump extirpation of the ... Semi - invasive techniques for bleeding esophageal varices: YAG - laser coagulation versus sclerosing therapy». In: «36th World ... Techniques for bleeding esophageal varices: YAG - laser coagulation versus sclerosing therapy». In: «European IHPBA Congress „ ...
*  Ion laser
Argon-ion lasers are used for retinal phototherapy (for diabetes), lithography, and pumping other lasers. Argon-ion lasers emit ... Typical CW plasma conditions are current densities of 100 to 2000 A/cm2, tube diameters of 1 to 10 mm, filling pressures of 0.1 ... Krypton lasers are also used in medicine (e.g. for coagulation of retina), for manufacture of security holograms, and numerous ... The argon-ion laser was invented in 1964 by William Bridges at Hughes Aircraft and is one of a family of ion lasers that use a ...
*  Mushroom cloud
As the plasma cools, the atoms react, forming fine droplets and then solid particles of oxides. The particles coalesce to ... Coagulation is more extensive in the troposphere, and, at ground level, most activity is present in particles between 300 nm ... mainly as long-lived carbon-14 and short-lived argon-41. The elements most important for induced radioactivity for sea water ... The coagulation offsets the fractionation processes at particle formation, evening out isotopic distribution. For ground and ...