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Clips, Implantable, Gastrointestinal

Definition : Implantable clips designed for attaching to the lining of the stomach or intestinal tract, typically using endoscopic procedures. These clips are typically small metallic (e.g., titanium) devices that are applied using dedicated appliers. Implantable gastrointestinal clips are mainly used for hemostasis (e.g., in mucosal defects, bleeding ulcers, polyps), anchoring of jejunal feeding tubes, endoscopic marking, and closing of perforations.

Entry Terms : "Gastrointestinal Clips, Implantable"

UMDC code : 21283

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Boston Scientific Corp

Company Type: Parent

In 1969, fascinated by the possibility of bringing pioneering medical devices and treatments to patients across the world, John Abele joined Medi-Tech, a company that was developing alternatives to traditional surgery. Pete Nicholas was looking for an investment, and when he met John, the pieces came together.

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