"Angioplasty, Balloon" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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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.
- Angioplasty, Balloon
- Balloon Angioplasty
- Dilation, Transluminal Arterial
- Arterial Dilation, Transluminal
- Arterial Dilations, Transluminal
- Dilations, Transluminal Arterial
- Transluminal Arterial Dilation
- Transluminal Arterial Dilations
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