Technology | December 16, 2007

Aragon Surgical Launches Novel LapCap Laparoscopic Device

Aragon Surgical Inc. recently released the LapCap, a pneumoperitoneum creation assist device, opening up a new category of laparoscopic enabling products.
With the LapCap, blind needle passage is safe, simple, rapid, and predictable, according to its manufacturer. The novel device utilizes simple suction to elevate the abdominal wall up and away from the intestines and blood vessels, creating a "safe space” within the peritoneal cavity into which the veress needle is fully advanced.

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