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Gi Stents - Mayo Clinic

Posted by @MakalaJohnson in Cancer, Jul 15, 2011

Doctors have been using stents in arteries of the heart for many years. The devices open blockages and allow blood that was once restricted to flow. Now they're using stents in the digestive tract too. Not to open arteries, but to open blockages caused by cancer. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYtJv5EZGtE

Tags: tech, stent, Matthew Clark PhD, Medical Edge, stents, GI, Cancer

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