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2011-09-29 23:34:13

Peripheral artery disease, or "PAD," is a common and dangerous condition that affects tens of millions of Americans -- often unknowingly -- and can restrict blood flow to the legs, kidneys or other vital organs.

2011-09-13 23:10:03

While the incidence of the life-threatening condition of aortic dissection is significantly higher than in the general population, it remains low among patients with the congenital heart defect, bicuspid aortic valve; however, the incidence of aortic aneurysms is significantly high.

2011-09-12 12:09:44

Richard Holbrooke, John Ritter, Lucille Ball, Jonathan Larson and Great Britain's King George II were all taken by the same silent killer: an acute aortic dissection.

2011-08-17 08:15:00

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Endologix, Inc.

2011-08-08 08:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELGX), developer and marketer of minimally invasive treatments for aortic disorders, announced today that the first U.S. commercial implant of the Company's AFX(TM) Endovascular AAA System was performed at Edward Hines, Jr.

2011-08-03 15:15:00

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELGX), developer and marketer of minimally invasive treatments for aortic disorders, announced today that John McDermott, President and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at two upcoming investor conferences.

2011-07-26 21:08:30

The addition of a simple stent can help prevent potentially lethal blood vessel bulges in the brain from recurring after they are repaired in a minimally invasive "coiling" procedure.

2011-07-25 13:19:00

SANTA ROSA, Calif., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TriVascular, Inc. today announced the successful treatment of the first 5 patients in the OVATION study, a multicenter, prospective, European Post Market Registry. The patients were treated in Germany at Stadtisches Klinikum, Karlsruhe by Prof.

2011-07-18 07:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., and BURLINGTON, Mass., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELGX), developer and marketer of minimally invasive treatments for aortic disorders, and LeMaitre Vascular, Inc.

2011-07-12 08:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Endologix, Inc.


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