DEC™ HD Duodenoscope
Featuring the Sterile Disposable Elevator Cap
The DEC™ HD Duodenoscope (ED34-i10T2) is the newest addition to the PENTAX Medical i10 Series of endoscopes as an advanced, hygienic endoscopic solution that maintains the imaging performance you need.
Featuring a sterile, single-use distal-end cap with an integrated disposable elevator, the DEC™ simply and safely disposes the most bacteria-vulnerable component within the device, reducing the risk of cross-contamination.
Reduce Burden of Time-Intensive Reprocessing
Designed for cost-effectiveness, the DEC™ HD Duodenoscope avoids disposing an entire duodenoscope after every procedure and discards only the mechanisms most likely to harbor bacteria, delivering up to 39% reduction in distal-end reprocessing steps*.
Confidently Diagnose in High Definition
The DEC™ HD Duodenoscope maintains the enhanced imaging needed for detailed visualization of the papilla during technically demanding, high-risk ERCP. With a High-Definition CCD combined with i-SCAN and Optical Enhancement (OE)**, it is possible to clearly visualize the mucosa in detail and locate the papilla for cannulation.
Transform Your ERCP Experience
A lightweight and ergonomic control body delivers increased maneuverability to improve cannulation, control, and positioning of devices, ensuring optimal performance for every procedure.
To learn more about the launch of the DEC™ HD Duodenoscope, read the launch news here.
*Compared to a majority of dudenoscopes in the market today.
**i-SCAN is available with the EPK-i5010 and EPK-i7010 video processor. OE is available with the EPK-i7010 video processor. i-SCAN and OE image enhancement technologies are intended to be used as an optional adjunct following traditional white light endoscopy and is not intended to replace histopathological sampling. i-SCAN and OE are compatible with PENTAX Medical HD duodenoscopes.
1. Usatoday.com. (2019). [online] Available at: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2015/01/21/bacteria-deadly-endoscope-contamination/22119329/ [Accessed 12 Sep. 2019].
2. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. (2019). FDA Recommends Transition to Duodenoscopes With Innovative Designs. [online] Available at: https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/safety-communications/fda-recommending-transition-duodenoscopes-innovative-designs-enhance-safety-fda-safety-communication [Accessed 11 Sep. 2019].
|Direction of view||Depth of Field||Tip angulation Up/Down||Tip angulation right-left||Distal end width||Insertion Tube width||Minimum Instrument Channel Width||Insertion tube working length|
|100 (retro 10)||4 - 60||120/90||105/90||13.6||11.6||4.2||1,250|
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