Scissors, Surgical, Laparoscopic

Definition : Surgical scissors designed to be used via a laparoscope to cut tissues encountered during laparoscopic procedures. These scissors are typically handheld, manual instruments with two metallic (e.g., stainless steel), very thin, and frequently serrated blades with sharp tips that are slid past each other (i.e., shearing action). A long, flexible, and frequently rotating (e.g., 360 degrees) shank is attached to the blades and to handles at the proximal end conformed as rings to facilitate holding and operating by squeezing with the fingers. Laparoscopic scissors are used to cut and excise tissues from the abdomen during a variety of surgical (e.g., gynecologic, urinary tract, biliary tract) procedures; some are provided with a cord and appropriate insulation to perform monopolar electrosurgery.

Entry Terms : "Laparoscopic Surgery Scissors" , "Scissors, Endoscopic"

UMDC code : 22997

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1-6 of 6 Match(es).

Applied Medical Resources

Company Type: Parent

Applied Medical is dedicated to providing innovative products that improve patient outcomes and enable the advancement of minimally invasive surgery. As a new generation medical device company, we are equally committed to improving the affordability and accessibility of high-quality healthcare.

Cambridge Endoscopic Devices Inc

Company Type: Parent

Whether you are performing a traditional or advanced Single Incision laparoscopic procedure, the Autonomy Comfort Handle offers unmatched advantages.


Company Type: Parent

Encision Inc

Company Type: Parent

Encision's AEM technology is recommended by sources from all groups involved with laparoscopic surgery. Surgeons, nurses, biomedical engineers, malpractice insurance carriers, medicolegal professionals, and electrosurgical device manufacturers advocate the use of AEM instruments to advance patient safety in surgery.


Company Type: Parent

GENICON is recognized as an emerging leader in the design, production, and distribution of patented surgical instrumentation focused exclusively on laparoscopic surgery.

Maxtown Medical Corp

Company Type: Parent

1-6 of 6 Match(es).


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