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2008-09-17 09:01:00

Pathway Medical Technologies, Inc., an innovator of endovascular treatments for peripheral arterial disease (PAD), today announced that doctors at St. John Hospital and Medical Center (SJH&MC) in Detroit have treated the first patient in the United States with the Jetstream(TM) Pathway PV(TM) Atherectomy System, a peripheral atherectomy catheter designed to remove artery-clogging plaque for patients suffering from PAD in the lower limbs. Recently cleared by the U.S. Food & Drug...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'