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*  Endoscopic vessel harvesting
Damage to the endothelium, the interior of the vessel, has been shown to increase the likelihood of graft occlusion or blockage ... Allen KB (2005). "Endoscopic Vascular Harvest in Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Surgery: A Consensus Statement of the ... Allen K (2005). "Endoscopic Vascular Harvest in Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Surgery: A Consensus Statement of the ... "Endoscopic Vascular Harvest in Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Surgery: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Trials and Controlled ...
*  Vascular bypass
Risks of the bypass: Acute graft occlusion is the occlusion (blockage) of a vascular bypass graft shortly after the bypass is ... A vascular bypass (or vascular graft) is a surgical procedure performed to redirect blood flow from one area to another by ... Arteries can also serve as vascular grafts. A surgeon sews the graft to the source and target vessels by hand using surgical ... In general, someone's own vein (autograft) is the preferred graft material (or conduit) for a vascular bypass, but other types ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C23)
... graft occlusion, vascular MeSH C23.550.767.600 --- malignant hyperthermia MeSH C23.550.767.700 --- pain, postoperative MeSH ... vascular fistula MeSH C23.300.575.950.150 --- arterio-arterial fistula MeSH C23.300.575.950.250 --- arteriovenous fistula MeSH ...
*  November 1950
French vascular surgeon Jacques Oudot performed the first arterial graft on a human being, operating at a Paris hospital on a ... 51-year-old woman with aortic occlusion of the left leg. The patient reportedly made a successful recovery. Carbon-14 dating ... A History of Vascular Surgery. 2d.Ed. (John Wiley & Sons, 2008) pp82, 197-198 James VanderKam and Peter Flint, The Meaning of ...
*  Endovascular and hybrid trauma and bleeding management
Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA) for hemorrhage control, angioembolization and stent grafts ... October 1995). "[Initial experience with transluminally placed endovascular grafts for the treatment of complex vascular ... Stent grafts, or endo-grafts, are a more permanent solution in the hemodynamically unstable patient and are an important part ... Vascular access is based on the Seldinger technique. After puncturing the vessel with a needle and confirmation of arterial ...
*  Aganirsen
Zhen Y. Jiang et al, "Characterization of Multiple Signaling Pathways of Insulin in the Regulation of Vascular Endothelial ... the EMA also granted Aganirsen an Orphan drug designation for ischemic Central retinal vein Occlusion (iCRVO). A randomised, ... granted Gene Signal orphan designation for aganirsen for the prevention of corneal graft rejection associated with excessive ... and vascular endothelial growth factor (P < 0.01). In April 2007, the EMA's Committee for Orphan Medicinal Products (COMP) ...
*  Intra-aortic balloon pump
Prosthetic vascular grafts in the aorta Aortic aneurysm Aortofemoral grafts Sepsis Since the device is placed in the femoral ... Placing the balloon too distal from the aortic arch may induce occlusion of the renal artery and subsequent kidney failure. ... Mechanical failure of the balloon itself is also a risk which entails vascular surgery to remove under that circumstance. After ... Percutaneous coronary angioplasty In high risk coronary artery bypass graft surgery where cardiopulmonary bypass time was ...
*  Vein graft disease
... that has progressed to significant graft stenosis or occlusion is called Vein Graft Failure (VGF). ... Regardless of the type of vascular graft; free vein, free artery and integral vein grafts are all subject to post-grafting Vein ... This is not surprising given the similar anatomy and physiology between types of vein grafts and given that vascular graft ... Vein grafting can be performed utilizing either free vein grafts or integral veins located within tissue grafts. Free vein ...
*  Vascular access
More options for sites to place a graft are available, because the graft can be made quite long. Thus a graft can be placed in ... This results in scarring and narrowing of the vein, often to the point of occlusion. This can cause problems with severe venous ... In the latter two, needles are used to puncture the graft or fistula each time dialysis is performed. The type of vascular ... AV grafts are at high risk to develop narrowing, especially in the vein just downstream from where the graft has been sewn to ...
*  Coronary steal
Subclavian steal syndrome Vascular resistance Arteriolar vasodilator Gould KL (August 1989). "Coronary steal. Is it clinically ... Kern MJ (1996). "Coronary steal through anomalous internal mammary artery graft treated by ligation without sternotomy". Tex ... "Direct assessment of coronary steal and associated changes of collateral hemodynamics in chronic total coronary occlusions". ...
*  Behçet's disease
... early graft occlusion may occur. For these reasons, invasive treatment should not be performed in the acute and active phases ... Blood vessel problems are observed in 7-29% of people with arterial lesions representing 15% of vascular lesions. Arterial ... Vasculitis resulting in occlusion of the vessels supplying the optic nerve may be the cause of acute optic neuropathy and ... Most common arterial lesions are occlusions or stenosis and aneurysms or pseudoaneurysms. The cause is not well-defined, but it ...
*  Restenosis
... over the months following a vascular procedure, such as the implantation of a stent-graft. Late loss is one metric that is ... An occlusion, or the blocking of all blood flow through a vessel, is considered 100% percent diameter stenosis. Binary ... reacts to the stent-graft via smooth muscle proliferation, etc., which literally pushes the stent-graft back, narrowing the ... For instance, the implantation of a stent-graft will first provide an acute gain in lumen diameter. In other words, there is an ...
*  Umbilical vein
Vessel occlusion increases vascular resistance and therefore leads to hypertension. In portal hypertension, the vessels ... Embryology at Temple Heart98/heart97a/sld020 Human umbilical vein graft Ductus venosus. ... Diagram of the vascular channels in a human embryo of the second week. Human embryo with heart and anterior body-wall removed ... Wang, Y. Vascular biology of the placenta. in Colloquium Series on Integrated Systems Physiology: from Molecule to Function. ...
*  Free flap
At least one vein and one artery (which constitutes the vascular pedicle) are dissected. The vein and artery (vascular pedicle ... Sometimes a Split Thickness Skin graft (STSG) may be performed and placed on top of the defect site and/or the donor site. The ... the jawbone and the dental occlusion. Type of defects include: Reconstruction of post-traumatic defects: Some areas of the body ... The free flap is brought up to the defect area, and the vein and artery from the flap (vascular pedicle) are anastomosed (re- ...
*  Subclavian steal syndrome
... associated with other stigmata of vascular disease (e.g. vascular insufficiency ulcers of the Fingers). Atherosclerosis ... and/or occlusion of the subclavian artery. The arm may be supplied by blood flowing in a retrograde direction down the ... coronary-subclavian steal may occur in patients who have received a coronary artery bypass graft using the internal thoracic ... Vascular access steal syndrome Peripheral artery disease Klingelhöfer J, Conrad B, Benecke R, Frank B (1988). "Transcranial ...
*  Angioplasty
... relative to vascular bypass or coronary artery bypass grafting. After angioplasty, most patients are monitored overnight in the ... A small vessel diameter, the presence of posterior calcification, occlusion, hematoma, or a bypass origin[clarification needed ... may all make access to the vascular system too difficult. Access to the vascular system is typically gained percutaneously ( ... Angioplasty has come to include all manner of vascular interventions that are typically performed percutaneously. The word is ...
*  ICD-9-CM Volume 3
Full-thickness skin graft to hand (86.62) Other skin graft to hand (86.63) Full-thickness skin graft to other sites (86.64) ... Other shunt or vascular bypass (39.3) Suture of vessel (39.4) Revision of vascular procedure (39.5) Other repair of vessels ( ... Bilateral endoscopic destruction or occlusion of fallopian tubes (66.3) Other bilateral destruction or occlusion of fallopian ... Free skin graft (86.60) Free skin graft, not otherwise specified (86.61) ...
*  Drug-eluting stent
Stent occlusion because of thrombosis may occur during the procedure, in the following days, or later. The presence of thrombi ... Coronary artery bypass graft surgery is the best treatment for some patients. Differences between outcomes with stenting and ... Finn AV, Nakazawa G, Joner M, Kolodgie FD, Mont EK, Gold HK, Virmani R (2007). "Vascular responses to drug eluting stents: ... coronary-artery bypass grafting in multivessel coronary disease". N. Engl. J. Med. 358 (4): 331-41. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa071804. ...
*  Hyperbaric medicine
"Skin Grafts and Flaps Compromised". Retrieved 2011-08-21. Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society. "Thermal Burns". Retrieved ... "Central Retinal Artery Occlusion". Retrieved 2014-05-30. Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society. "Clostridal Myositis and ... Fischer BR, Palkovic S, Holling M, Wölfer J, Wassmann H (Jan 2010). "Rationale of hyperbaric oxygenation in cerebral vascular ... Skin grafts and flaps (compromised); Thermal burns. Evidence is insufficient to support its use in autism, cancer, diabetes, ...
*  Surgical Outcomes Analysis and Research
"Prosthetic graft infections involving the femoral artery." Journal of Vascular Surgery (2013). Smith, Jillian K., et al. "Does ... "Selective external endarterectomy in patients with ipsilateral symptomatic internal carotid artery occlusion." Journal of ... These include: Vascular Study Group of New England (VSGNE), a regional vascular surgery database. Vascular Quality Initiative ( ... angioplasty vs bypass graft". Journal of Vascular Surgery. 54 (4): 1021-1031. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2011.03.281. Schermerhorn Marc ...
*  Outline of cardiology
The internal mammary artery or saphenous vein can be used as grafts. The grafts are used to provide an alternate path for blood ... Occlusion of the ophthalmic artery results in blindness. Suspicion of GCA necessitates immediate treatment with glucocorticoids ... For example, medical treatment of atherosclerosis tends to be managed by cardiologists while vascular surgery repairs aneurysms ... Coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG): Grafting an artery or vein from elsewhere to bypass a stenotic coronary artery. ...
*  Vein graft failure
EVH has been associated with higher risk of vein graft stenosis and occlusion. The solutions in which vein grafts are stored ... A report from the Committee on Vascular Lesions of the Council on Arteriosclerosis, American Heart Association". Circulation. ... In medicine, vein graft failure (VGF) is a condition in which vein grafts, which are used as alternative conduits in bypass ... The reasons to why some of the grafts progress to clinical stenosis in unknown. The patency rates of saphenous vein grafts ...
*  Xylella fastidiosa
Occlusion of vascular tissue, while a normal plant response to infection, makes symptoms significantly worse: as the bacteria ... grafting) can produce mature plants that also have a X. fastidiosa disease. In the wild, infections tend to occur during warmer ... Sun, Qiang; Sun, Yuliang; Walker, M. Andrew; Labavitch, John M. (2013-03-01). "Vascular Occlusions in Grapevines with Pierce's ... Though it is possible for the bacterium itself to completely block vascular tissue, this tends to be rare; instead, smaller ...
*  Remote ischemic conditioning
In the first prospectively designed trial to examine the effect of RIC on clinical outcomes in coronary artery bypass grafting ... Reduced cerebral blood flow is an early finding in vascular cognitive impairment (VCI). Cardiovascular risk factor control is ... and damage instead results from distal embolization and side-branch occlusion. Nevertheless, myocardial damage during elective ... "Which Troponometric Best Predicts Midterm Outcome After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery?". The Annals of Thoracic Surgery ...
*  Atherosclerosis
Vascular bypass surgery can re-establish flow around the diseased segment of artery, and angioplasty with or without stenting ... Coronary artery bypass grafting without manipulation of the ascending aorta has demonstrated reduced rates of postoperative ... Plaque rupture can lead to artery lumen occlusion within seconds to minutes, and potential permanent debility and sometimes ... Evidence has been reviewed for a key role of DNA damage in vascular aging. 8-oxoG, a common type of oxidative damage in DNA, is ...
*  Glaucoma
Vascular flow and neurodegenerative theories of glaucomatous optic neuropathy have prompted studies on various neuroprotective ... or later on create a necessity for revision surgery with the sole or combinative use of donor patch grafts or collagen matrix ... or central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO). It may also be triggered by other conditions that result in ischemia of the retina or ... Simha A, Braganza A, Abraham L, Samuel P, Lindsley K (2013). "Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor for neovascular glaucoma ...