Dilate procedure

Known as: Dilatations, Dilatation, widening action 
To widen or enlarge an opening or hollow structure beyond its usual size, such as the pupil of the eye or a blood vessel.

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1935-2018
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Autophagy, an evolutionarily conserved process for the bulk degradation of cytoplasmic components, serves as a cell survival… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Secondary tricuspid dilatation may or not be accompanied by tricuspid regurgitation (TR). Tricuspid dilatation can be… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The dilatation generator measures the scaling dimensions of local operators in a conformal field theory. In this thesis we… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Flow-mediated dilatation (FMD) of conduit arteries is dependent on an intact endothelium, although the mechanisms are not fully… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The myocardium is unable to regenerate because cardiomyocytes cannot replicate after injury. The heart is therefore an… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND We quantified cardiovascular death and/or left ventricular (LV) dilatation in patients from the SAVE trial to… (More)
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1996
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1996
BACKGROUND Passive smoking has been linked to an increased risk of dying from atherosclerotic heart disease. Since endothelial… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Experimental evidence suggests that flow-dependent dilatation of conduit arteries is mediated by nitric oxide (NO) and… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE To assess a non-invasive test for endothelial dysfunction, an important early event in the atherogenic process… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We conducted a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial to determine whether ventricular dilatation continues during the late… (More)
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