Translation of stent in Spanish:

stent

stent, n.

Pronunciation /stɛnt//stɛnt/

noun

Medicine

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    stent masculine
    • This unique metal has already proven useful in such medical applications as catheter guidewires, stents, and microsurgery tools.
    • A ureteral stent was placed to relieve the obstruction.
    • Research has focused on developing methods to reduce or eliminate the potential for restenosis, including drug-eluting stents and radiation therapy.
    • Complications, however, included migration of the stent, occlusion of the stent and obstructions of the cystic duct.
    • Sometimes, the fatty plaques start to develop again inside the stent.