endoprosthesis

Endoprosthesis vs Stent - What's the difference?

endoprosthesis | stent |


As nouns the difference between endoprosthesis and stent

is that endoprosthesis is an internal prosthesis while stent is a slender tube inserted into a blood vessel, a ureter or the oesophagus in order to provide support and to prevent disease-induced closure or stent can be (archaic) an allotted portion; a stint.

As a verb stent is

(archaic) to keep within limits; to restrain; to cause to stop, or cease; to stint.

Endoprosthesis vs Endoprostheses - What's the difference?

endoprosthesis | endoprostheses |


As nouns the difference between endoprosthesis and endoprostheses

is that endoprosthesis is an internal prosthesis while endoprostheses is .

Endoprosthesis vs Endoprosthetic - What's the difference?

endoprosthesis | endoprosthetic |


As a noun endoprosthesis

is an internal prosthesis.

As an adjective endoprosthetic is

of or pertaining to an endoprosthesis.

Prosthesis vs Endoprosthesis - What's the difference?

prosthesis | endoprosthesis |


As nouns the difference between prosthesis and endoprosthesis

is that prosthesis is (medicine) an artificial replacement for a body part, either internal or external while endoprosthesis is an internal prosthesis.

Internal vs Endoprosthesis - What's the difference?

internal | endoprosthesis |


As an adjective internal

is inside of something.

As a noun endoprosthesis is

an internal prosthesis.