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Graft

An informal term for bribery.
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Vascular graft industry is further segmented on the basis of products that include hemodialysis access graft, endovascular stent graft, peripheral vascular graft and coronary artery bypass graft.
d) Those who are involved in graft disguise it as something legal; thieves don't have that kind of concern.
The extended dorsal-shield graft provides excellent dorsal augmentation and projection, and it circumvents the possibility of scarring and cartilage warping that can occur with multiple individual grafts.
At 90 days, most inflammatory cells were gone, which correlated with the disappearance of the graft materials.
Among the 16 women who lost their graft during pregnancy or the following 5 years, their average age when they conceived was 22 years old, compared with an average age of 28 years among the 145 women who did not lose their graft.
Data from the large national registry maintained by the Society of Thoracic Surgeons indicate that slightly less than 4% of isolated CABG operations involve bilateral internal thoracic artery (ITA) grafts.
The AN (acylonitrile) content of graft ABS is about 23% and that of free SAN is about 25% to 27%.
Data involving 202 treated sites and 125 patients showed that sealing was achieved in 96% of procedures, which included peripheral bypass grafts, AV-shunts and femoral arteriotomy sites for endovascular procedures.
The clogging of the veins often used for bypass grafts occurs in part because they have thinner walls than arteries do, Dzau says.
Currently used synthetic grafts bleed profusely when needles used for hemodialysis treatments are removed and require a technician to apply pressure to the graft for up to 20 minutes to expedite clotting.
Even though modern bypass surgery has improved clinical outcomes in general, the GORE PROPATEN Vascular Graft shows a statistically significant improvement in primary and secondary patency rates," said the principal investigator, Dr.