echoendoscope

echoendoscope

(ek″ō-en″dŏ-skōp″) [ echo + endoscope]
An endoscope fitted with an ultrasound probe. It is used to visualize both the lumen of the gastrointestinal tract and abnormalities (such as enlarged lymph nodes or tumor masses) that are present in or near the wall of the intubated organ.
References in periodicals archive ?
Contract award: providing a video echoendoscope with accessories, consumables and associated maintenance.
Needle leverages proven technology to sample small lesions accessible by an echoendoscope
To acquire a histology sample, the EchoTip ProCore needle is inserted in the echoendoscope and guided by ultrasound imaging to the site of the lesion, where it collects the target tissue.
The forward-viewing therapeutic echoendoscope is a major advance for interventional endoscopy," said Dr.
The first is the world's first electronic radial scanning echoendoscope offering 360 degrees scanning angle with its main purpose being in the early detection of pancreatic and biliary lesions and diagnosing infiltration level of tumors in the stomach and the esophagus.
Treat all elevator-channel endoscopes the same, including both FNA echoendoscopes (EUS) and duodenoscopes.
Each patient underwent EUS with radial and linear echoendoscopes as well as pancreatic juice collection for IL-8 concentration.
EchoTip Ultra with HDFNA has all the advantages of the original EchoTip Ultra products, with an integrated sheath adjuster that makes the needles compatible with a full range of echoendoscopes and an ergonomically designed handle integrated with a nitinol stylet for precise needle control, stability and flexibility.