Cutting pliers to cut through a clip and remove it, if necessary.
The OTSC® Proctology Clip Cutter
The OTSC® Proctology Clip Cutter can be used for cutting the curved edges of the clip and remove it, if necessary.
In case of
- intraoperative malplacement of the clip during the surgery
- unexpected discomfort or pain after surgery
- removal of the clip after definitve fistula healing (after several months), if no spontaneous passing happens
After cutting the clip, the resulting two halves of the clip can then be removed from the tissue and extracted transanally.
OTSC® Proctology Clip Cutter is reusable. It is delivered nonsterile, thus has to be sterilized before use.
Dimensions / specifications
|Material||stainless steels according to DIN EN ISO 7153-1, titanium alloys in accordance with DIN ISO 5832-3 or aluminium alloys in accordance with DIN EN 573-3|
|Items per package||1|
Application of the OTSC® Proctology Clip Cutter
Clinical example of clip removal with the OTSC® Proctology Clip Cutter
*Source: PD Dr. med Rüdiger Proßt, Proctological Institute Stuttgart
The instruments are delivered in unsterile condition and must be cleaned and, where appropriate, be disinfected and sterilized prior to use. The instruments must only be re-processed by persons disposing of the necessary expertise and training and who are able to assess the occurring risks with the related impacts.