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Novel Image-Guided Percutaneous Lung Tissue Excision Device with Integrated Sealing of Blood Vessels and Airways

Thursday, February 8, 2024

Fischel R, E. Salazar J. Novel Image-Guided Percutaneous Lung Tissue Excision Device with Integrated Sealing of Blood Vessels and Airways. February 2024. doi:10.25373/ctsnet.25188932

This video is part of CTSNet’s 2023 Innovation Video Competition. Watch all entries into the competition, including the winning videos.

This video shows the preclinical use of the minimally invasive targeted resection (MiTR) system, a novel electrosurgical instrument that allows for targeted excision of a lung abnormality while using bipolar radiofrequency energy to seal blood vessels and airways.


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