Word forms: (regular plural) drug-eluting stents
( Pharmaceutical : Devices )
A drug-eluting stent releases a drug and reduces the rate of re-blockage that occurs with existing stents.
A drug-eluting stent is put into narrowed arteries and releases a drug to stop cell growth.
A drug-eluting stent is a tube placed into a blocked artery that slowly releases a drug to prevent another
blockage in the artery.
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