Descriptor English: Balloon Occlusion
Descriptor Spanish: Oclusión con Balón
Descriptor oclusión con balón
Entry term(s) oclusión con globo
Scope note: Empleo de un CATÉTER con globo para bloquear el flujo de sangre a través de una arteria o vena.
Descriptor Portuguese: Oclusão com Balão
Descriptor French: Occlusion par ballonnet
Entry term(s): Balloon Embolization
Balloon Embolizations
Balloon Occlusions
Balloon Tamponade
Balloon Tamponades
Embolization, Balloon
Embolizations, Balloon
Occlusion, Balloon
Occlusions, Balloon
Tamponade, Balloon
Tamponades, Balloon
Tree number(s): E02.148.106
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Use of a balloon CATHETER to block the flow of blood through an artery or vein.
Annotation: coordinate IM with disease/ther (IM), not /surg
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Balloon Dilatation (1988-2000)
Embolization, Therapeutic (1975-2000)
Public MeSH Note: 2001
History Note: 2001
Related: Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation MeSH
DeCS ID: 35394
Unique ID: D021721
NLM Classification: WG 166.5.B2
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Date Established: 2001/01/01
Date of Entry: 2000/06/27
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Balloon Occlusion - Preferred
Concept UI M0355066
Scope note Use of a balloon CATHETER to block the flow of blood through an artery or vein.
Preferred term Balloon Occlusion
Entry term(s) Balloon Occlusions
Occlusion, Balloon
Occlusions, Balloon
Balloon Embolization - Narrower
Concept UI M0359410
Preferred term Balloon Embolization
Entry term(s) Balloon Embolizations
Embolization, Balloon
Embolizations, Balloon
Balloon Tamponade - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0541751
Scope note The use of an inflatable sac to apply pressure in a lumen to stop the flow of blood or hemorrhage.
Preferred term Balloon Tamponade
Entry term(s) Balloon Tamponades
Tamponade, Balloon
Tamponades, Balloon

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