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What does TEA stand for?

TEA stands for Thromboendarterectomy


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Chronic thrombo-embolic pulmonary hypertension For patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension, ACCP guidelines recommend placement of a permanent vena caval filter in those patients undergoing pulmonary thromboendarterectomy (grade 2C), either before or at the time of surgery.
Also, an embolus from the occluding thrombus into a more distal cerebral artery would not be removed by the thromboendarterectomy and would require thrombolytic therapy or a second, intracranial surgical embolectomy to remove.
The Company previously announced favorable results from a preliminary analysis of a Phase II clinical trial with Cylexin evaluating its ability to reduce reperfusion injury following the surgical removal of chronic blood clots from the lungs in an orphan drug indication, pulmonary thromboendarterectomy (PDE).
Previous reports on the Mayo cohort of patients who have undergone thromboendarterectomy have shown that pulmonary hemodynamics improve, with the mean pulmonary artery pressure--widely recognized as a critical marker--declining from 50 mm Hg to 27 mm Hg.