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Gastric Balloons, Appetite-Suppressing

Definition : Devices that are inserted into the stomach in order to inflate within the stomach and thereby reduce the desire for food. The devices are in the form of a balloon, inserted by catheter and remain until such time as the desired effect is accomplished. The device is usually made of a polymer material. Certain types degrade over a period of time.

Entry Terms : "Balloons, Gastric, Appetite-Suppressing" , "Garren-Edwards Balloons" , "Gastric Bubbles" , "Gastric Balloons"

UMDC code : 17202

   

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Davol Inc

Davol was founded in Providence, RI in 1874. Back then, the company supplied the medical community with hot water bottles and catheters. For the past 40 years, Davol has stood out as the market leader in providing solutions in soft tissue reconstruction solutions including products for hernia repair, specialized surgical procedures, fixation and biologic implants.

gi Dynamics Inc

GI Dynamics, Inc. (ASX: GID) is pioneering the development and commercialization of effective, non-surgical treatments targeting the large and growing global patient populations with type 2 diabetes and obesity. The company's flagship product, EndoBarrier, is a novel, non-surgical device proven to lower blood glucose levels and promote weight loss in diabetic patients and/or obese patients during the implant period.

Helioscopie Medical Implants

Helioscopie Medical Implants

UK Surgical Ltd

UK Surgical Ltd

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