biopsy instrument

biopsy instrument

A generic term for any excising instrument designed for directed biopsy of abnormal areas seen grossly or during colposcopy or endoscopy.
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Though the procedure sounds painful, each biopsy usually causes only a brief uncomfortable sensation because it is done with a special spring-loaded biopsy instrument. The device inserts and removes the needle in a fraction of a second.
The brush and biopsy instrument are withdrawn through internal channel.
In spite of the above-favorable evidence, the cryotherapy probe has not been routinely used as a biopsy instrument mainly because of concerns that the immediate pulling of a frozen probe could lead to significant complications, such as bleeding.
A 16-gauge BioPince Full Core biopsy instrument (Argon Medical Devices, Plano, Texas) is used for juxtacortical or intramedullary soft issue component, if present.
The Argon product portfolio is highlighted by the OptionELITE retrievable IVC Filter, CleanerXT and Cleaner15 Rotational Thrombectomy Systems, BioPince Full-core Biopsy Instrument, TLAB Transjugular Liver Biopsy Instrument, Atrieve Vascular Snare, Skater Drainage Systems and T-LokBone Marrow Biopsy Needles.
A 5 mm biopsy instrument has also been inserted through one of the 5 mm portals.
We used 16-gauge core tissue biopsy needle and Bard[R] Magnum[R] biopsy instrument (Bard Peripheral Vascular Inc., USA).
The expected introduction of newer biopsy related devices such as ProMag Ultra Automatic Biopsy Instrument, Breeze Vacuum Biopsy System, and Affirm breast biopsy guidance system by companies such as Angiotech Pharmaceuticals Inc., Cardinal Health Inc., and Hologic Inc.
For biopsy, we use a reusable core biopsy instrument and a disposable coaxial biopsy needle (Bard Magnum Biopsy System, Bard TruGuide Disposable Coaxial Needle; C.
Biopsy samples were obtained using a Bard Magnum Core Biopsy Instrument with a 14-gauge, 13 cm needle.
Performing a breast biopsy with a directional, vacuum-assisted biopsy instrument. Radiographics.
Comparison of the Z-sampler and Novak endometrial biopsy instrument for in office diagnosis of endometrial cancer.