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Balloon Angioplasty

Use of a balloon catheter for dilation of an occluded artery. It is used in treatment of arterial occlusive diseases, including renal artery stenosis and arterial occlusions in the leg. For the specific technique of BALLOON DILATION in coronary arteries, ANGIOPLASTY, BALLOON, CORONARY is available.
Also Known As:
Angioplasty, Balloon; Dilation, Transluminal Arterial; Arterial Dilation, Transluminal; Arterial Dilations, Transluminal; Dilations, Transluminal Arterial; Transluminal Arterial Dilation; Transluminal Arterial Dilations
Networked: 2710 relevant articles (192 outcomes, 271 trials/studies)

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Experts

1. Schillinger, Martin: 16 articles (09/2012 - 02/2002)
2. Minar, Erich: 15 articles (09/2012 - 02/2002)
3. Zeller, Thomas: 12 articles (10/2015 - 10/2003)
4. Stone, Gregg W: 12 articles (12/2014 - 09/2003)
5. Asif, Arif: 12 articles (03/2014 - 11/2004)
6. Sabeti, Schila: 11 articles (09/2012 - 04/2003)
7. Mlekusch, Wolfgang: 11 articles (08/2007 - 02/2002)
8. Lansky, Alexandra J: 10 articles (03/2015 - 04/2002)
9. Grines, Cindy L: 10 articles (06/2013 - 09/2003)
10. Serruys, P W: 9 articles (03/2003 - 05/2000)

Related Diseases

1. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)
2. Myocardial Infarction
3. Thrombosis (Thrombus)
4. Aortic Coarctation
5. Renal Artery Obstruction (Renal Artery Stenosis)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. glucuronyl glucosamine glycan sulfate (Vessel)
2. Phenobarbital (Luminal)
3. Coarctation of the aorta
4. Estrogens (Estrogen)
5. Tissue Plasminogen Activator (Alteplase)
6. abciximab (ReoPro)
7. Sirolimus (Rapamycin)
8. Heparin (Liquaemin)
9. Papaverine
10. Polytetrafluoroethylene (Teflon)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Stents
2. Transplants (Transplant)
3. Angioplasty (Angioplasty, Transluminal)
4. Catheters
5. Atherectomy