Endoscopes

Endoscopes are used to look inside the body. News and new technology innovations for endoscopes can be found on this channel.

The EXALT Model D Single-Use Duodenoscope is intended to provide visualization and access to the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract to treat bile duct disorders and other upper GI problems
News | Endoscopes | December 23, 2019
December 23, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared for marketing in the U.S. the first fully disposable...
U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted EXALT Model D single-use duodenoscope breakthrough device designation, expediting physicians' access to a new, sterile device for each patient
News | Endoscopes | December 23, 2019
December 23, 2019 — Boston Scientific Corporation announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of...
OmniVision Announces Guinness World Record for Smallest Image Sensor

OmniVision's OVM6948 CameraCubeChip, a fully packaged, wafer-level camera module measuring 0.65mm x 0.65mm x 1.158mm, built on OmniVision's OV6948, winner of the Guinness World Record for “The Smallest Image Sensor Commercially Available.”

News | Endoscopes | October 22, 2019
October 22, 2019 — OmniVision Technologies Inc. announced that its OV6948 camera module is the winner of the Guinness...
Hologic Receives CE Mark for Three-in-One Omni Hysteroscope
News | Endoscopes | March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019 — Hologic Inc. announced it has received a CE mark in Europe for its Omni hysteroscope, a three-in-one...
Videos | Advanced Visualization | March 05, 2019
This is an example of a new endoscopic virtual peritoneal inflation tool on the patient's computed tomography (CT) ...
Videos | Advanced Visualization | March 05, 2019
This is an example of a new endoscopic 3-D imaging simulator created from a patient's computed tomography (CT) scan...
Fujifilm Launches Latest Synapse 3D Version at HIMSS 2019

The new Intravoxel Incoherent Motion (IVIM) MR application in Synapse 3D

Technology | Advanced Visualization | February 08, 2019
February 7, 2019 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. will debut the latest version of its Synapse 3D solution at the...
Body Vision Medical Announces Release of LungVision
Technology | Lung Imaging | October 05, 2018
October 5, 2018 — Body Vision Medical, a medical device company specializing in lung cancer diagnostics, announced the...
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and Touch Surgery Pilot Video-Based Endoscopic Simulations
News | Endoscopes | June 11, 2018
June 11, 2018 — During the 2018 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) conference June 2-5 in Washington, D.C., the American...
Olympus and Hitachi Healthcare Americas Introduce Arietta 850
News | Ultrasound Imaging | June 04, 2018
Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical...
Body Vision Medical Receives FDA Clearance for LungVision Tool
Technology | Lung Imaging | May 09, 2018
May 9, 2018 — Body Vision Medical received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market their...
El Camino Hospital Performs First U.S. Robotic Lung Cancer Bronchoscopy
News | Oncology Diagnostics | April 25, 2018
April 25, 2018 — The interventional pulmonology team at the Taft Center for Clinical Research at El Camino Hospital in...
News | Endoscopes | April 02, 2018
April 2, 2018 — Results from a recent prospective trial found the Wide Area Transepithelial Sampling with 3D Tissue...
Auris Health Unveils FDA-Cleared Monarch Platform for Robotic Bronchoscopy
Technology | Endoscopes | March 26, 2018
March 26, 2018 — Auris Health Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of the company’s Monarch...
FDA, CDC and ASM Release New Duodenoscope Surveillance and Culturing Protocols
News | Endoscopes | February 26, 2018
February 26, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and...
Dilon Technologies Inc. Launches New CoPilot VL+ Video Laryngoscope
Technology | Endoscopes | February 07, 2018
February 7, 2018 — Dilon Technologies Inc. announced the launch of the CoPilot VL+ video laryngoscope, an airway...
CapsoVision Inc. Introduces CapsoCloud for CapsoCam Plus Endoscopy System
Technology | Endoscopes | September 14, 2017
September 14, 2017 — CapsoVision Inc. recently announced the full U.S. launch of CapsoCloud, an exam management system...
Pentax Medical Launches New Slim Linear Ultrasound Endoscope
Technology | Endoscopes | August 17, 2017
August 17, 2017 — Pentax Medical Co. announced the U.S. launch of the Slim Linear Ultrasound Endoscope (EG-3270UK), the...
Fujifilm Issues Voluntary Recall of All ED-530XT Duodenoscopes
News | Endoscopes | August 03, 2017
August 3, 2017 — On July 21, 2017, Fujifilm issued an Urgent Medical Device Correction and Removal notification...
Endoscopy Devices: Making Pathways in Diagnostics and Therapeutics
Feature | Endoscopes | February 01, 2017 | Ravi Chawat
Several diseases that require the use of endoscopy devices for diagnostics, as well as therapeutics, have been on the...