Definition of restenosis in English:
noun[mass noun] Medicine
The recurrence of abnormal narrowing of an artery or valve after corrective surgery.
- For over a quarter of a century percutaneous coronary interventions have been used to treat patients with coronary artery disease, yet restenosis continues to be a problem.
- Carotid angioplasty aids the management of fibromuscular dysplasia, radiation injury, and symptomatic restenosis after carotid endarterectomy.
- The majority of patients experienced further cardiac events because of restenosis and atherosclerotic coronary artery and SVG disease progression.
Definition of restenosis in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan