Overview

Gain confidence in your diagnosis

The six distal cutting edges of the SharkCore™ FNB needle are specifically designed to obtain cohesive units of tissue with intact cell architecture. By minimizing tissue stacking and fracturing, the needle can potentially provide better core samples and help gastroenterologists and pathologists make more consistent and definitive diagnoses.([FOOTNOTE=When compared to the BNX™ FNA needles based on test results. (Report on File. 6/24/2014. P-Value = 0.000 for 22 and 25 gauge needles.)],[ANCHOR=],[LINK=])

Order Information

HOW TO ORDER

For additional information or to place an order, please call Customer Service at +44 (0) 19 2320 2504.

Order Information
Order Code Product Description Unit of Measure Quantity
DSL-19-01 Beacon™ EUS Delivery System with SharkCore™ LG FNB Needle, 19-Gauge, Nitinol Each 1
L-19-05 SharkCore™ LG FNB, 19-Gauge, Nitinol Box 5
DSC-22-01 SharkCore™ FNB Biopsy System with Needle, 22-Gauge Each 1
DSC-25-01 SharkCore™ FNB Biopsy System with Needle, 25-Gauge Each 1
C-22-05 SharkCore™ FNB Needle, 22-Gauge Box 5
C-25-05 SharkCore™ FNB Needle, 25-Gauge Box 5

E-Learning

Understanding Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration and Biopsy (EUS-FNA/FNB)

This program aims to provide an overview of the use of EUS-FNA and FNB in the esophagus as it relates to anatomy, disease state, and patient considerations and is accredited by Educational Dimensions for 1 contact hour CNE credit.

education-opportunities
  • Risk Information: Those associated with gastrointestinal endoscopy include, but are not limited to: Perforation, hemorrhage, aspiration, fever, hypotension, respiratory depression or arrest, cardiac arrhythmia or arrest, infection, allergic reaction to medication, damage to blood vessels, nerve damage, and acute pancreatitis. Those associated with EUS needle biopsy include but are not limited to: bleeding, pain, death, peritonitis, infection / bacteremia, tumor seeding of the needle tract, and needle fracture requiring intervention for removal. Please refer to the product user manual or www.medtronic.com/gi for detailed information.