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Definition of the adjective Transluminal

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adjective

  1. [anatomy] Across a lumen

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Google previewFoundations and Adult Health Nursing (2013)

by Barbara Lauritsen Christensen, Elaine Oden Kockrow

Percutaneous indicates that the procedure is performed through the skin ; transluminal means that it is within the lumen of the artery. Patients undergoing ...

Google previewMedical Device Technologies (2011)

A Systems Based Overview Using Engineering Standards by Gail Baura

Transluminal refers to a procedure that occurs through the inner cavity of a blood vessel. Here, a balloon catheter, which is a plastic tube with an inflatable balloon at its end, is transported to a coronary stenosis. The balloon is inflated several ...

Google previewAdult Health Nursing (2014)

by Barbara Lauritsen Christensen, Elaine Oden Kockrow

Percutaneous indicates that the procedure is performed through the skin ; transluminal means that it is within the lumen of the artery. Patients undergoing ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

by Joseph Segen

Cf Balloon valvoplasty percutaneous transluminal myocardial revascularization Percutaneous myocardial revascularization, percutaneous transluminal endomyocardial revascularization Cardiology A catheterbased minimally invasive ...

Google previewDictionary of Medical Abbreviations (2016)

The World's most comprehensive list of English-language medical abbreviations and acronyms by Burt Vance

PTCER = pulmonary transcapillary escape rate PTCR = percutaneous transluminal coronary recanalization PTCR = percutaneous transluminal coronary revascularization PTCRA = percutaneous transluminal coronary rotational ablation PTD ...

Google previewDorland's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations (2015)

by Dorland

pint; point PTA pancreatic transplantation alone; parallel tubular arrays; parathyroid adenoma; peak twitch amplitude; percutaneous transluminal angioplasty; peroxidase-labeled antibody; persistent truncus arteriosus; phosphotungstic acid; ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

See also percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty. percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), a technique in the treatment of atherosclerotic coronary heart disease and angina pectoris in which some plaques in the ...

Google previewDICTIONARY OF MEDICAL TERMS,6th ed. (2012)

TRANSLUMINAL. ANGIOPLASTY. Inflation of the balloon dilates the artery by breaking apart.

Google previewBlack's Medical Dictionary (2009)

by Harvey Marcovitch

Transluminal. Coronary. Angioplasty. A treatment for a stenosed (restricted) coronary artery (see ARTERIES). A balloon-tipped catheter (see CATHETERS) ispassed through an incision in the skin of the chest into the artery of the HEART that ...

Google previewAcronyms & Abbreviation Dictionary: Social Media, Accounting, Government, Business, Science, Organizations, Medical, Religion (2017)

by Julien Coallier

PTA Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty PTB Pulmonary tuberculosis PTC Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography PTCA – percutaneous transluminal coronaryangioplasty ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Podiatry and Foot Science (2009)

by Jean Mooney

disease of blood or lymphatic vessels angioplasty surgical reconstruction of blood vessels percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty enlargement of the narrowed lumen of coronary vessels by the introduction of a balloon-tip catheter, ...

Google previewChurchill Livingstone Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Chris Brooker

Þ percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty. percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) gastrostomy tube inserted through the abdominal wall after the stomach has been distended endoscopically (Figure P.4). Used for long-term ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopaedia of Engineering and Technology (2007)

by M N Doja

angioplasty A balloon procedure to open an obstruction or narrowing of a blood vessel, or percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA). Also known as percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PICA). angioscopy The visualization ...

Google previewChurchill Livingstone Pocket Radiography and Medical Imaging Dictionary (2007)

by Chris Gunn

See also percutaneous transluminal angioplasty, transluminal angioplasty. angiosarcomaa malignant tumourarising from blood vessels. angiospasm spasm of blood vessels. angiotensin a substance formed by the action of renin on a ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Acronyms, Initialisms, Abbreviations and Symbols (2003)

by Fioretta. Benedetto Mattia

PTA Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty. Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty is also known as: Balloon ...

Google previewStedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing (2005)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

LeFort fracture, lung, magnetic resonance imaging machine, metered-dose inhaler, mouth, muscle fiber, myopia, neuroglia, neuron, nutrient absorption, nystagmus, olfaction, otitis externa, otitis media, pancreas, percutaneous transluminal ...

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The value of this 12-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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