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Descriptor in English: Angioplasty
Descriptor in Spanish: Angioplastia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Angioplastia
Descriptor in French: Angioplastie
Entry term(s): Angioplasties
Angioplasty, Percutaneous Transluminal
Angioplasty, Transluminal
Endoluminal Repair
Endoluminal Repairs
Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty
Repair, Endoluminal
Repairs, Endoluminal
Transluminal Angioplasty
Transluminal Angioplasty, Percutaneous
Tree number(s): E02.148.050
E04.100.814.529.124
E04.502.382.124
E05.157.016
Scope note: Reconstruction or repair of a blood vessel, which includes the widening of a pathological narrowing of an artery or vein by the removal of atheromatous plaque material and/or the endothelial lining as well, or by dilatation (BALLOON ANGIOPLASTY) to compress an ATHEROMA. Except for ENDARTERECTOMY, usually these procedures are performed via catheterization as minimally invasive ENDOVASCULAR PROCEDURES.
Annotation: coordinate IM with disease / ther (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 1993; for ANGIOPLASTY, TRANSLUMINAL use ANGIOPLASTY, BALLOON 1982-2010; for PERCUTANEOUS TRANSLUMINAL ANGIOPLASTY use ANGIOPLASTY, BALLOON 1982-2010
See also the descriptors: Endarterectomy MeSH
DeCS UI: 30853
Descriptor UI: D017130
Date Established: 1993/01/01
Date of Entry: 1992/05/07
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Angioplasty - Preferred
Concept UI M0026024
Scope note Reconstruction or repair of a blood vessel, which includes the widening of a pathological narrowing of an artery or vein by the removal of atheromatous plaque material and/or the endothelial lining as well, or by dilatation (BALLOON ANGIOPLASTY) to compress an ATHEROMA. Except for ENDARTERECTOMY, usually these procedures are performed via catheterization as minimally invasive ENDOVASCULAR PROCEDURES.
Preferred term Angioplasty
Entry term(s) Angioplasties
Endoluminal Repair - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0026025
Preferred term Endoluminal Repair
Entry term(s) Endoluminal Repairs
Repair, Endoluminal
Repairs, Endoluminal
Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty - Narrower
Concept UI M0540614
Preferred term Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty
Entry term(s) Angioplasty, Percutaneous Transluminal
Transluminal Angioplasty, Percutaneous
Angioplasty, Transluminal - Narrower
Concept UI M0540613
Preferred term Angioplasty, Transluminal
Entry term(s) Transluminal Angioplasty



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