restenosis

noun re·ste·no·sis \ ˌre-stə-ˈnō-səs , ˌrē-stə- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of restenosis

: the reoccurrence of stenosis in a blood vessel or heart valve after it has been treated with apparent success

Origin and Etymology of restenosis

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restenosis

noun re·ste·no·sis \ ˌres-tə-ˈnō-səs , ˌrē-stə- \

medical Definition of restenosis

plural restenoses play \-ˌsēz\
: the reoccurrence of stenosis in a blood vessel or heart valve after it has been treated (as by balloon angioplasty or valvuloplasty) with apparent success

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