52015Mar
Argon Plasma Coagulation

Argon Plasma Coagulation

APC is a noncontact electrocoagulation device that uses high-frequency monopolar current conducted to target tissues through ionized argon gas.

The energy is conducted trough a flexible probe passed trough an endoscope and and may allow the treatment of a large surface area quickly.

Indications:

Hemostasis:

  • Bleeding ulcers
  • Bleeding Varices
  • Vascular Ectasias
  • Angiodisplasias
  • Bleeding Telangiectasias
  • Radiation-induced bleeding

Ablationn:

  • Barrett´s esophagus
  • Polyps
  • Remanent adenomatous tissue
  • Debulking malignant tumors
  • Dysplastic heterotopic mucosa
  • Recanlize occluded or overgrown metal stent

 
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