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The IPC® System is indicated for the incision / cutting, removal, drilling, and sawing of soft and hard tissue and bone in Head & Neck / ENT (Otologic, Neurologic, Neurotologic, Sinus, Rhinologic, Nasopharyngeal / Laryngeal), Oral / Maxillofacial, and Plastic / Reconstructive / Aesthetic surgical procedures.
The Straightshot® Microdebrider is designed to accommodate a number of otorhinolaryngology procedures, including functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS), adenoidectomy, removal of laryngeal and vocal cord lesions, rhinoplasty, dermabrasion, and submental lipectomy. A variety of disposable blades and burs are available for this purpose.
Sinus indications include septoplasty, removal of septal spurs, polypectomy, antrostomy, ethmoidectomy/sphenoethmoidectomy, frontal sinus trephination and irrigation, frontal sinus drill out, endoscopic DCR, trans-sphenoidal procedures, maxillary sinus polypectomy, circumferential maxillary antrostomy, choanal atresia, sphenoidectomy, and medial, lateral, and posterior frontal sinusotomy.
Nasopharyngeal/laryngeal indications include adenoidectomy, tracheal procedures, laryngeal polypectomy, laryngeal lesion debulking, tonsillectomy, tonsillotomy for obstructive tonsillar disease, removal of endobronchial lesions and surgical management of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis (RRP).
Head and neck (ENT) indications include soft tissue shaving, rhinoplasty (narrowing of the bony vault and revision of the bony pyramid), removal and shaping of bone during rhinoplasty procedures, removal of adipose tissue (lipo debridement) in the maxillary and mandibular regions of the face, removal of acoustic neuroma, and incision and removal of soft tissue during plastic, reconstructive, and/or aesthetic surgery.
None are known.
The XPS® Curved Bur is intended for use in an ear, nose, and throat electric or
pneumatic surgical drill for incising or removing bone in the ear, nose, or throat
area, and is an accessory to the XPS® 3000 and IPC® System.
None are known.
The Endo-Scrub® is intended to clear the end of a rigid rod endoscope, in order to maintain good visualization of endoscopic procedures without having to remove the scope from the surgical site. The device is indicated for use during routine diagnostic procedures and during endoscopic sinus surgery with standard mechanical instruments and lasers.