Grasping forceps for foreign bodies or clip fragments.
Use of the remOVE Grasper
The remOVE Grasper is a grasping forceps used to grasp und retrieve, in combination with the remOVE SecureCap, foreign bodies or clip fragments in the digestive tract.
The remOVE Grasper
The remOVE Grasper includes alligator and rat teeth to ensure a strong hold and easy retrieval of foreign bodies or clip fragments into the remOVE SecureCap.
The remOVE Grasper is part of the remOVE DC Cutter and of the remOVE FBR Set.
Dimensions and specifications
|Max. diameter||2.3 mm|
|Jaw opening width||130°|
|Appropriate endoscopes||working channel diameter: min. 2.8 mm|
|Items per package||1|
|Reference number of the remOVE DC Cutter Set and the remOVE FBR Set||remOVE DC Cutter Set 12: 400.02.01 (incl. remOVE DC Cutter, remOVE SecureCap 12, remOVE Grasper und remOVE Shield);|
remOVE FBR Set: 400.05 (incl. remOVE SecureCap 12 und remOVE Grasper)
Application of the remOVE Grasper
Step 1: The remOVE SecureCap is mounted onto the endoscope tip
Step 2: The endoscope, with the fitted remOVE SecureCap, is guided by sight to the foreign body or clip fragment.
Step 3: The foreign body or the clip fragment is carefully drawn into the remOVE SecureCap and retrieved from the body. This method ensures that the remOVE Grasper securely holds the foreign body or the clip fragment in the remOVE SecureCap as the endoscope is retracted.
Situation after endoscopic full-thickness resection with the FTRD® System in sigma. Clip removal for monitoring. *
FTRD® clip in the sigmoid colon
remOVE DC Cutter is positioned at the clip bow
The clip bow is effectively cutThe clip bow is effectively cut
The clip is cut at a point opposite of the first cut
Extraction of a clip fragment by using the remOVE Grasper and the remOVE SecureCap
extracted clip fragments
*Source: Prof. Dr. K. Caca und Dr. A. Schmidt, Klinikum Ludwigsburg, Dept. of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, Hemato-Oncology, Diabetes and Infectious Diseases, Germany