Nfocus Neuromedical Announces European Approval for Novel Guiding Catheter at Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery
... for its novel guiding catheter, the Echo(TM) distal
"The Echo's unique ... will appreciate the extreme suppleness of the distal
end and the exceptional support of the proximal ... key uni-body construction."
The Echo(TM) distal
Access Catheter has been cleared in Europe to ...
Robotic approach to urothelial cancer of the kidney proves to be beneficial for patients
... is surgical resection of the tumor, called a distal
ureterectomy, or removal of the entire kidney, ... the four-arm technique for robot assisted distal
In the video, Viterbo is shown performing the robotic distal
ureterectomy on a 73-year-old man with ...
Fox Chase performs the worlds first successful ViKY robot-assisted surgery for pancreatic tumors
... the world's first successful minimally invasive distal
pancreatectomy using the ViKY system's ... invasive procedures, like a laparoscopic distal
pancreatectomy, surgeons use both hands to ... this first ever ViKY assisted minimally invasive distal
pancreatectomy on a 65-year-old man who was ...
JCI online early table of contents: March 9, 2009
... as being crucially important for both distal
ureter maturation and craniofacial morphogenesis. ... to control key apoptotic events in the distal
common nephric duct, allowing correct positioning ... forming bladder, and subsequent apoptosis in the distal
ureter that then allows proper connection of the ...
Concentric Medical Expands Product Offering in Neuro Access
... the U.S. of two new lengths of the Outreach(TM) distal
Access Catheter for use in neurovascular interventions. The Outreach distal
Access Catheter provides neurointerventionalists ...
Concentric Medical released its first Outreach distal
Access Catheter in the U.S. and Europe in October ...
Surgical study highlights pros and cons of gastric bypass surgery for severe obesity
... of first choice, having decided that the distal
gastric bypass technique, with its longer ... the proximal technique and 25 undergoing the distal
technique. The alimentary limb length in the ... this increased to between 200cm and 400cm in the distal
The study subjects' BMIs averaged ....
Distal in Medical Technology
Staying One Step Ahead of Osteoporosis
... diagnosis rate of osteoporosis in post menopausal women, who fracture the distal
radius bone, which is located in the lower arm, near the wrist. Dr. ... are diagnosed and treated for the disease. Osteoporosis in Women after distal
Radius Fracture Study 475 ( ...
Cardica to Host Investor Briefing on 'Revolutionizing Revascularization'
... bypass graft (CABG)
procedures, including the use of Cardica's C-Port(R) distal
Systems, which are designed to allow surgeons to automate the ... surgery and has the largest experience in the United States with distal
anastomotic devices in coronary artery bypass.
-- Robert S. Poston, ...
Prescient Medical, Inc. Achieves Successful Clinical Debut of vProtect(TM) Luminal Shield
... angiography revealed that blood flow had been restored to
portion of the treated vessel.
In the second patient, an 80% occlusion ... placement and
post-dilatation, again achieving restoration of blood flow distal
The third patient was a challenging case with a ...
Cardica Announces Publication of Pivotal PAS-Port(R) Proximal Anastomosis System Clinical Trial Results
... reproducible anastomoses, or connections of blood vessels, often considered the most critical aspect of the CABG procedure. Cardica's C-Port(R) distal
Anastomosis Systems are marketed in the United States and Europe and its PAS-Port(R) Proximal Anastomosis System is marketed in the United States, ...
DOR BioPharma Receives EMEA Agreement on the Design of its Confirmatory Phase 3 Clinical Trial of orBec(R) in GI GVHD
... two tablets; one tablet is intended to release BDP in the proximal portions of the GI tract, and the other tablet is intended to release BDP in the distal
portions of the GI tract.
In addition to issued patents and pending worldwide patent applications held by or exclusively licensed to DOR, ...
PARI Pharma's Nebulized DSCG Shows Results Similar to Inhaled Steroids in Asthma Studies Presented at ATS
... in-vitro study results previously published by PARI Pharma and other studies demonstrating that chymase-positive mast cells primarily located in the distal
lungs play a crucial role in asthma. This requires delivery of DSCG via small droplets to the target site in the lungs and can be best achieved by a ...
Distal in Medical Products
STEER-IT® Deflecting Tip Guidewire
Description:... a flexible, radiopaque platinum alloy coil on the distal
tip. The longitudinal distal/proximal movement of ... the proximal end of the guidewire, deflects the distal
tip in two directions. Guidewire length, diameter, and distal
tip configuration are indicated on the product ...
The patented Cobra head design of the distal
end of the CobraPLA holds both the soft tissue ... through the slotted openings.
The softened distal
tip of the Cobra head provides easy passage of ... along with the gently curved ramp near the distal
end, facilitates easy insertion of a bronchoscope ...
Company:Engineered Medical Systems, Inc.
Small Fragment Set
Description:... fractures, including those of the radius, ulna, distal
tibia, proximal humerus, fibula, lateral ...
Company:Precision Instruments, Inc.
Tibial Nailing System
Description:... system is the ability to insert both proximal and distal
locking screws accurately and quickly without the ... shank 4 mm in diameter which penetrates the distal
cortex. A locking screw of this configuration is ... mm wide. The system provides secure proximal and distal
locking, ensuring maximal stability, with minimal ...
USA Series MRO-7 Integral Operating Ureteroscopes
ACMI USA Series MRO-7 Integral Operating Ureteroscopes offer a small distal
diameter with a semi-rigid shaft allowing easy access to the ureter for ... features of being self-dilating, semi-rigid, and autoclavable with 7 Fr distal
CTI Wrist OTS
Description:... with TFCC tear-triangular fibrocartilage complex
Coles fracture - distal
Partial tendon rupture
ORIF - Open ...
Radius fracture/extensor tendon rupture
Severely comminuted open distal
radius and ulnar fracture ...
Distal in Medical Definition
... Diseases of the proximal convoluted tubules
Fanconi syndrome (Type II renal tubular acidosis ) | renal cell carcinoma
Diseases of the distal
pseudohypoaldosteronism (Type IV renal tubular acidosis )
Diseases of the collecting duct
Type I renal tubular ...
Distal in Medical Dictionary
: The more (or most) distant of two (or more) things. For example, the distal
end of the femur (the thigh bone) is the end ... knee ; the end more distant from the torso. distal
renal tubular acidosis Definition: The term " ...
... an inability to walk. Synthes dorsal distal
radius plate For fixation of fractures , osteotomies, and carpal fusions involving the distal
radius; applied to the dorsal aspect. ... dextra faciei diaphragm aticae hepatis; pars distal
is; pars dorsal is ... These are considered ...
... of the Femur Above the Knee Tumor s of the distal
(lower end) femur destroy the bone near the ... people with osteoporosis . For example, the distal
end of the femur (the thigh bone) is the end ... knee ; the end more distant from the torso. The distal
bile duct is the far end of the cystic duct ...
... palmar creases, a proximal one and a more distal
one, neither of which extends all the way across ... blood flow), diarrhea , kidney disease (see distal
renal tubular acidosis and proximal renal ... than another part. For example, the fingers are distal
to the shoulder . The opposite is proximal . ...
Renal tubular acidosis
... remain too acidic. Renal tubular acidosis - distal
; Renal tubular acidosis type I; Type I RTA; RTA - distal
; Classical RTA Prevention : There is no ... blood flow), diarrhea , kidney disease (see distal
renal tubular acidosis and proximal renal ...
... of cancer s detected by colonoscopy About 3% of patients with no distal
adenoma s have advanced proximal neoplasia. There is a 3-fold increase in this rate in patients with distal
adenoma s. A barium enema is often used to diagnose bowel ...
Distal in Biological News
New data suggest 'jumping genes' play a significant role in gene regulatory networks
... to be transcribed and shares no sequence similarity with the genomes of invertebrates.
"Our research suggests that many of these elements serve as distal
enhancers for developmental genes," Haussler said. "A significant amount of the gene regulatory material appears to have indeed been put into place ...
New 'smart' materials for the brain
... membranes. Unlike the metal electrodes that are currently used in research and clinical applications, the nanotubes can create shortcuts between the distal
and proximal compartments of the neuron, resulting in enhanced neuronal excitability.
The study was conducted in the Laboratory of Neural ...
December 2008 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
... form, but Darwin's other question of why they are produced, and in such numbers, can only be answered by further work.
Source of fluids forming distal
Zn-Pb-Ag skarns: Evidence from laser ablation-inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry analysis of fluid inclusions from El Mochito, Honduras
Link possible between pet food contamination and baby formula contamination
... presented in the paper also shows that the melamine-cyanuric acid complex is soluble in acid, suggesting that acidification of the urine in the distal
tubules of the kidney may be a reasonable treatment option.
Charcot-marie-tooth disease research funding
... system to investigate disease mutations in two small heat shock proteins, HSP27 and HSPB8, which can cause either CMT or the closely related disease distal
Hereditary Motor Neuropathy (dHMN). The results of these studies will help to better understand the cell biological events leading to axon ...
JCI table of contents: Aug. 9, 2007
... myeloid cells. This study raises the possibility that genetic mutations in UREs might have a critical role in the development of cancer.
TITLE: A distal
single nucleotide polymorphism alters long-range regulation of the PU.1 gene in acute myeloid leukemia
Daniel G. Tenen
Distal in Biological Technology
Concentric Medical Closes on $15 Million Financing
... 2008, Concentric launched the Outreach(TM) distal
Access Catheter, a highly deliverable, small diameter catheter designed to provide distal
access and support in tortuous anatomy. The Outreach distal
Access Catheter provides neurointerventionalists ...
Cardica Announces Fiscal 2009 First Quarter Financial Results
... on the use and benefits of our
Anastomosis Systems. We also are pleased to ... Trained a total of 358 surgeons on the C-Port(R) distal
Systems since product introduction, ... Anastomosis System,
manufacturing of the C-Port distal
Anastomosis Systems and PAS-Port
Cardica Announces Fiscal 2008 Second Quarter Financial Results and Business Progress
... -- Trained a total of 232 surgeons on C-Port(R) distal
Anastomosis Systems since product ... that C-Port xA(R) and C-Port(R) Flex-A(R) distal
Anastomosis Systems produce excellent patency ... market
acceptance of Cardica's C-Port(R) distal
Anastomosis Systems, manufacturing
of the ...
Cardica's C-Port(R) Flex A Anastomosis System Allows Surgeons to Perform Revolutionary Closed-Chest Heart Bypass Surgeries
the CABG procedure. Cardica's C-Port(R) distal
Anastomosis Systems are marketed in Europe
and ... market acceptance of Cardica's C-Port Flex A distal
Systems, manufacturing of the C-Port distal
Anastomosis Systems, Cardica's
sales, marketing ...
SYNTAX substudy shows positive outcomes for left main patients treated with TAXUS(R) Express(2)(R) Stent System
... Results were also broken out by left main lesion location, including distal
For those patients receiving a TAXUS Stent, the patency rate for the treated lesion was 92 percent. Restenosis was more common with distal
lesions (90% patency) compared with non-distal lesions (98% patency). ...
Cardica Announces Fiscal 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results
... the most critical aspect of the
CABG procedure. Cardica's C-Port(R) distal
Anastomosis Systems are marketed in
the United States and Europe and its ... and PAS-Port Proximal Anastomosis System,
manufacturing of the C-Port distal
Anastomosis Systems and PAS-Port Proximal
Anastomosis System and its ...
Distal in Biological Definition
... the proximal tubule , loop of Henle , distal
tubule , and collecting duct . The collecting ...
2 Proximal tubule
3 Loop of Henle
5 Collecting duct
6 See also
... water and 4% of original salt remains.
... The next portion of the tubule is the loop of Henle , which leads to the distal
convoluted tubule .
The loop of Henle was named after Friedrich ... convoluted tubules and collecting ducts by osmosis.
Fluid flows from the distal
convoluted tubule into the collecting duct system , which consists of:
... Chromosomal crossover is the process by which two chromosomes , paired up during Prophase I of meiosis , exchange some distal
portion of their DNA . Crossover occurs when two chromosomes , normally two homologous instances of the same chromosome, break and then reconnect ...
General transcription factor binding sites
Specific transcription factor binding sites
Anything further upstream (but not an enhancer or other regulatory region whose influence is positional/orientation independent)
Distal in Biological Dictionary
Loop of Henle
... from the proximal convoluted tubule to the distal
convoluted tubule. The loop has a hairpin ... computing dictionary. Loop of Henle . distal
tubule. Macula densa. Collecting duct ... A loop ... reabsorption of water, sodium, chloride. The distal
convoluted tubule receives fluid from the loop ...
... is assumed when describing the proximo- distal
axis. ... As before, the terms "proximal" and " distal
" can be used as relative terms to ... ... with medical definitions ... For example, the distal
end of the femur (the thigh bone) is the end ...
... Report Rupture of a Normal-Sized, Non-Dissected distal
Aortic Arch in a Marfan Patient ... ... left aortic arch , the interruption occurs distal
to the ... Aortic arch syndrome refers to ... arch . ... The arterial cannula is removed when distal
ascending or aortic arch cannulation is ....
... intestine are not as clear and the terms posterior intestine or distal
intestine may be used instead of ileum . ileum n. , pl. -ea . The ... treatments, and other medical and health issues. ... Ileum : The distal
and narrowest portion ... Ileal Pouch (IL-ee-ul powtch) See Ileoanal ...
... segment of the renal collecting duct system that connects the distal
convoluted tubule to the cortical collecting duct. The collecting ... tubules in 1 or more renal pyramid. ... in a patient with dilated distal
collecting tubules (medullary sponge kidney) ... To examine the ...
... plating techniques; ... radius & ulna lie parallel to each other when forearm is supinated; ... The treatment of isolated fractures of the distal
ulna . Isolated ulnar shaft fractures. ... Definition of ulna from the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary with audio pronunciations, thesaurus, ...