appendage

Known as: appendages 
A natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant; a part that is joined to something larger.

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2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND The multicenter PROTECT AF study (Watchman Left Atrial Appendage System for Embolic Protection in Patients With Atrial… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND The Watchman Left Atrial Appendage System for Embolic Protection in Patients With AF (PROTECT AF) randomized trial… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Together with pulmonary veins, many extrapulmonary vein areas may be the source of initiation and maintenance of… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND In patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation, embolic stroke is thought to be associated with left atrial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Primary cilia (PC) function as microtubule-based sensory antennae projecting from the surface of many eukaryotic cells. They play… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
In contrast to mammals, lower vertebrates have a remarkable capacity to regenerate complex structures damaged by injury or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES This study assessed the feasibility of implanting a device in the left atrial appendage (LAA) in patients with atrial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE Pulmonary vein isolation is curative in selected patients with atrial fibrillation. The objective of this study was to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Thromboembolism due to atrial fibrillation (AF) is a frequent cause of stroke. More than 90% of thrombi in AF form in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to determine the relations between spontaneous echo contrast, left atrial appendage blood… (More)
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