Radiopaque Tissue Marker
Is indicated for use to radiographically mark soft tissue during a surgical procedure or for future surgical procedures.
Examples of Use could include:
- Marking the extent of a tumor or where a tumor was removed with the tissue marker, which can give better information on tumor size and location with respect to when the tissue marker was placed
- Can be utilized in revision surgeries to mark locations of interest (e.g., where infection was located and removed, or to act as navigation markers, etc.)
- Placed to facilitate measurement of tissue stretch or retraction after rotator cuff, Achilles tendon, anterior cruciate ligament, or any other soft tissue repair
- Assessing tissue growth around an open physis following surgical procedures such as periarticular fractures or juxta-epiphyseal osteomyelitis
- Assessing growth of soft tissue grafts at the bone-ligament and bone-tendon interfaces in skeletally immature individuals
- Placed to facilitate measuring edges of the defect in hernia repair
- Tracking the location, stretch and integration of implanted surgical mesh in soft tissue repair (e.g. rotator cuff, hernia, vaginal prolapse, etc.)
- Providing surgical guides for planes of dissection and for localization purposes in radiation therapy planning
This product is available for sale in the US.