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Lithotripters, Intracorporeal, Impact, Pneumatic

Definition : Intracorporeal lithotripters that use a probe driven by compressed air to fragment stones. The probe oscillates at a typical frequency of 12 cycles per second. The tip of the probe is placed directly on the stone, and the oscillations cause the stone to fragment.

Entry Terms : "Pneumatic Lithotripters" , "Lithotripters, Pneumatic"

UMDC code : 18420

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Boston Scientific Corp

Company Type: Parent

In 1969, fascinated by the possibility of bringing pioneering medical devices and treatments to patients across the world, John Abele joined Medi-Tech, a company that was developing alternatives to traditional surgery. Pete Nicholas was looking for an investment, and when he met John, the pieces came together.

Medispec Ltd

Company Type: Parent

Medispec – a leading Shock Wave Therapy (SWT) systems manufacturer — is making waves in the global medical community. A twenty year track record of providing high performance shock wave technology systems customized to client needs has made Medispec the company to turn to for non-invasive cardiology, urology, orthopedic, physiotherapy, and cellulite control applications.

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