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Registry is designed to evaluate use of endolumenal tissue anchors for soft tissue approximation to repair a dilated gastric pouch and gastrojejunal anastomosis in post-Roux-En-Y gastric bypass patients presenting with weight regain. Registry will also assess tissue anchor durability.
Dilated Gastric Tissue
endolumenal tissue approximation
University of California, San Diego
Published on BioPortfolio: 2010-07-15T17:00:00-0400
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Substances used to cause adherence of tissue to tissue or tissue to non-tissue surfaces, as for prostheses.
Devices used to generate extra soft tissue in vivo to be used in surgical reconstructions. They exert stretching forces on the tissue and thus stimulate new growth and result in TISSUE EXPANSION. They are commonly inflatable reservoirs, usually made of silicone, which are implanted under the tissue and gradually inflated. Other tissue expanders exert stretching forces by attaching to outside of the body, for example, vacuum tissue expanders. Once the tissue has grown, the expander is removed and the expanded tissue is used to cover the area being reconstructed.
Neoplasms composed of fatty tissue or connective tissue made up of fat cells in a meshwork of areolar tissue. The concept does not refer to neoplasms located in adipose tissue.
Generating tissue in vitro for clinical applications, such as replacing wounded tissues or impaired organs. The use of TISSUE SCAFFOLDING enables the generation of complex multi-layered tissues and tissue structures.
A benign neoplasm of fibrous tissue in which there are numerous small and large, frequently dilated, vascular channels. (Stedman, 25th ed)