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In this situation, while the imaging would then be okay to charge for, the dilating isn't.
The VisiSheath Dilator Sheath may be used alone as an independent sheath for dilating tissue surrounding cardiac leads, or as an enhanced outer support sheath in conjunction with compatible inner sheaths such as the company's Laser Sheath (SLS II), a laser-based system for removing problematic pacing and defibrillator leads.
From there, they evolved through expansive curving shapes that emphasized their elegant lines and formed Busby Berkeley-style dilating clusters.
those undergoing post-radiation or -chemoradiation therapy, those with poorly controlled diabetes, or others in whom dilating the puncture to 20 Fr.