Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations: Embolotherapy with superselective coaxial catheter placement and filling of venous sac with Guglielmi detachable coils.
What does GDC stand for?
GDC stands for Guglielmi Detachable Coil
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Discussion The Guglielmi Detachable Coil (GDC) was introduced in 1991 with Food and Drug Administration approval in 1995.
The treatment of intracranial aneurysms and other neurovascular conditions advanced significantly with the development of Guglielmi detachable coils (Boston Scientific/Neurovascular, Fremont, CA; Bendok, Hanel, & Hopkins, 2003).
Guglielmi detachable coil embolization of acute intracranial aneurysm: Perioperative anatomical and clinical outcome in 403 patients.
Endovascular treatment, a minimally invasive procedure most commonly performed by interventional neuroradiologists, involves filling (occluding) the aneurysm with detachable platinum coils (such as the Guglielmi Detachable Coil by Target Therapeutics/Boston Scientific Corporation).
] Makoul AS, Smith DA, Evans AJ, Cahill DW: Early aneurysm recurrence after technically satisfactory Guglielmi detachable coil therapy: Is early surveillance needed?
BUSINESS WIRE)--April 1, 1996--Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian is now offering the Guglielmi Detachable Coil (GDC), a revolutionary medical device recently approved by the FDA for the treatment of high-risk or inoperable intracranial aneurysms.
Vinuela, et al; Guglielmi detachable coil embolization of acute intracranial aneurysm: perioperative anatomical and clinical outcome in 403 patients, J Neurosurg 86: 475-482, 1997.