The ILLUMISITE platform is indicated for displaying images of the tracheobronchial tree to aid the physician in guiding endoscopic tools or catheters in the pulmonary tract and to enable marker placement within soft lung tissue. It does not make a diagnosis and is not an endoscopic tool. Not for pediatric use.
WARNING: The ILLUMISITE platform may only be used by a qualified bronchoscopist.
Flexible bronchoscopy should be performed only when the relative benefits outweigh the risks. Absolute contraindications include, but are not limited to:
The danger of a serious complication from bronchoscopy is especially high in patients with the disorders listed below. These conditions are usually considered absolute contraindications, unless risk-benefit assessment warrants the procedure:
Relative contraindications or conditions involving increased risk for Fiber-optic Bronchoscopy in adults include but are not limited to: