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Cardiac supplies

Cardiac supplies are tools used for medical procedures relating to the heart.

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Cardiac supplies

myocardial ischemia

Medical devices; Cardiac supplies

Oxygen deprivation of the heart muscle caused by a blockage in the blood vessels serving a particular region of the heart.

myocardial lead

Medical devices; Cardiac supplies

A lead designed to attach to the outside of the heart (epicardium). Sometimes called an epicardial lead.

myocarditis

Medical devices; Cardiac supplies

An inflammation of the middle layer of the heart (the myocardium). Often begins as an infection by bacteria, viruses or other microbes. May result in enlarged ventricle.

myocardium

Medical devices; Cardiac supplies

The middle and thickest layer of the heart. It contracts to pump blood out of the heart and then relaxes as the heart refills with returning blood..

noninvasive

Medical devices; Cardiac supplies

Medical instruments or procedures that do not require cutting the skin..

open-heart surgery

Medical devices; Cardiac supplies

Surgery performed on the opened heart while the bloodstream is diverted through a heart-lung machine to sustain normal oxygenation and circulation.

over-the-wire (OTW) catheter

Medical devices; Cardiac supplies

Balloon dilatation catheter that is delivered over a separate guide wire to position the catheter in a specific place.

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