Teleflex Announces U.S. Launch of Two Next-Generation Versions of Its 0.035” Snares for Peripheral Procedures
Expro Elite™ Snare features a helical loop and Sympro Elite™ Snare features a simple 90-degree loop – both devices are available in five loop diameters for clinical versatility in retrieving or repositioning intravascular devices – preassembled, one-piece design allows rapid deployment through any 0.035” compatible lumen.
Both the Expro Elite™ and Sympro Elite™ Snares represent next-generation
versions of the 0.035” interventional snares originally launched in the
U.S. in 2008 by Vascular Solutions, now a wholly-owned subsidiary of
“We are excited to introduce to the market our enhanced versions of the
Expro Elite™ and Sympro Elite™ Interventional Snares, which build on
nearly a decade of reliable performance in the cath lab. Both devices
feature greatly enhanced pull force for superior handling in challenging
The Expro Elite™ Snare uses a helical loop for capture in all directions. The Sympro Elite™ Snare uses a 90-degree loop that remains coaxial to the vessel lumen for easy capture. Both snare products feature a preassembled, one-piece design that allows rapid deployment through any 0.035” compatible lumen. Both the Expro Elite™ and Sympro Elite™ Snares are available in 5, 10, 15, 25, and 35 mm loop diameters for clinical versatility. Both snares are 150 cm in length and are packaged one per box.
Both the Expro Elite™ and Sympro Elite™ Snares are intended for use in the cardiovascular system and hollow viscus to retrieve and/or manipulate objects using minimally-invasive surgical procedures. Manipulation procedures include retrieval and/or repositioning of intravascular foreign objects such as coils, balloons, catheters, and/or guidewires within the cardiovascular system. The devices are not intended for use in the coronary arteries or neurovasculature.
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