Visualase™ is a minimally-invasive surgical option to ablate epileptic foci, brain tumors, and radiation necrosis.Download brochure
Visualase™ is an MRI-guided laser ablation system used to perform Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy (LITT), a minimally invasive surgical alternative to open craniotomy. LITT may benefit patients with brain tumors, radiation necrosis, or medically refractory focal epilepsy.
Visualase™ MRI-guided laser ablation system lets you monitor tissue ablation in real-time. It provides significant advantages to the patient:
The Visualase™ system delivers laser energy through a small catheter into unwanted soft tissue targets in the brain. When laser energy is absorbed by the target tissue, temperature rises, and, over time, creates an irreversibly damaged thermal lesion.
The Visualase™ system supports a workflow that addresses the unique challenges of performing a procedure within the MRI bore.
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