OTSC® application aid instrument for easy approximation of gaping edges of a lesion before release of the OTSC® clip.
Use of the OTSC® Twin Grasper®
The OTSC® Twin Grasper® is one of the OTSC® application aids and facilitates the approximation of gaping edges of a lesion before release of the OTSC® clip. It has two jaws which can be opened separately.
Dimensions and specifications
The OTSC® Twin Grasper® is available in flexible shaft length 165 cm and 220 cm.
|OTSC® Twin Grasper®||OTSC® Twin Grasper®|
|Max. jaw opening||90°||90°|
|Length||165 cm||220 cm|
|Max. diameter||2.6 mm||2.6 mm|
|Appropriate endoscope||Working channel diameter of minimum 3.2 mm||Working channel diameter of minimum 3.2 mm|
|Items per package||1||1|
Application of the OTSC® Twin Grasper®
Grasp first perforation edge with one of the two OTSC® Twin Grasper® jaw parts
Grasp opposite perforation edge with second jaw part
Retract perforation into cap (OTSC® Twin Grasper® must be fully inside cap)
Apply clip and release OTSC® Twin Grasper®
Perforation closure in the colon with OTSC® Twin Grasper®
*Source: Dr. Thomas Kratt, Interventional Endoscopy, Klinik für Allgemeine, Viszeral- und Transplantationschirurgie, University Hospital Tuebingen, Germany