We report one of the first uses of 3D printing in this setting and review the technology’s promising benefits and potential place in brain aneurysm repair.
A lung cancer survivor with abnormal stricture of the trachea and bronchus receives a customized, 3D-printed silicone stent, an approach pioneered at Cleveland Clinic.
A 30-year-old born with heterotaxy presents with cyanosis and a prior stroke. Can a 3D-printed model of his complex anatomy reveal the feasibility of biventricular repair? Check out this short captioned video.
The versatility provided by 3D printing gives medical practitioners the ability to provide patients the most advanced care, while simultaneously minimizing the risk of complication.
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