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Stents, Tracheal

Definition : Stents designed for deployment into the trachea to provide support for and/or maintain patency of the tracheal airway and to provide respiration through the larynx. These devices may consist of a metallic (e.g., mesh-like wire) or polymeric tube and they are available in several different shapes (e.g., straight, bent, T) to adapt to particular sections of the trachea and/or to prevent migration. The stent surface may be coated to give the stent special capabilities (e.g., water repellant). These stents may be deployed using rigid or flexible bronchoscopes, according to their shape and physical characteristics. Tracheal stents are used to treat proximal or middle tracheal stenosis caused by benign diseases, injuries, or malignant tumors and facilitate the flow of air into the lungs.

Entry Terms : "Prostheses, Tracheal" , "Tracheal Stents"

UMDC code : 17448

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Boston Medical Products Inc

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Boston Medical Products supports its customers through our highly trained Customer Service Team, who are ready to answer technical questions, assist with ordering, and ensure timely delivery.

Boston Scientific Corp

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In 1969, fascinated by the possibility of bringing pioneering medical devices and treatments to patients across the world, John Abele joined Medi-Tech, a company that was developing alternatives to traditional surgery. Pete Nicholas was looking for an investment, and when he met John, the pieces came together.

Bryan Corp

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Bryan Corporation is dedicated to providing the global medical community with unique, high-quality medical devices and innovative pharmaceuticals backed by impeccable professionalism and outstanding customer service.

E Benson Hood Laboratories

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E. Benson Hood Laboratories located at 575 Washington Street, Pembroke MA. 02359 USA, recognizes, and is committed to the necessity for the involvement and the cooperation of all employees in the achievement of the required quality in its product and services, and fully encourages this.Our goal is to manufacture the highest quality products. We validate this commitment through the satisfaction of our customers.

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