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16:40 Feb 19, 2018
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Medical - Medical: Cardiology
German term or phrase: Fräsrotationsthrombektomie
I have heard of "Rotationsthrombektomie", but without the "Fräs" part....

Is this a new procedure or a typo?

The patient has had several "Rotationsthrombektomie" procedures in the past (mainly in the femoral and popliteal arteries in 2017), but this time he is having a Fräsrotationsthrombektomie, also in the superficial femoral artery.

Any ideas?
Peter Bajorek
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Summary of reference entries provided
rotational atherectomy (RA) with diamond-tipped burr drills
andres-larsen

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Reference: rotational atherectomy (RA) with diamond-tipped burr drills

Reference information:
The Interventional Cardiac Catheterization Handbook E-Book
https://books.google.com/books?isbn=032350874X
Morton J. Kern, ‎Michael J Lim, ‎Paul Sorajja - 2017 - ‎Medical
Adjunctive Devices for Non-Balloon Coronary Interventional Techniques and Devices: Rotational Atherectomy, Thrombectomy, Cutting Balloons, and Embolic ... The principal mechanism for rotational atherectomy (RA) is differential cutting in which the diamond-tipped burr drills through rigid atherosclerotic plaque ...

andres-larsen
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