Catheters, Vascular, Angioplasty, Thermal, Laser
Definition : Hot-tip angioplasty catheters that usually include either a metal cap enclosing the distal tip, with provision for a monorail guide wire, or a band around the catheter. The catheter receives laser energy from a laser generator coupled to a controller attached to the catheter's proximal tip.
Entry Terms : "Laser Angioplasty Catheters" , "Catheters, Angioplasty, Laser"
UMDC code : 18648