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Spine Surgery

The incidence of spinal disorders has undergone a drastic increase in recent years and not only in industrial countries. "Back pain" has reached epidemic proportions and is causing major economic loss worldwide. Should surgery be necessary, access and operation sites must be kept as small as possible as the vertebral column constitutes a complex system. To function correctly, the spine relies on the balanced interplay of individual structures. Minimally invasive operative techniques with corresponding visualization ideally fulfill these requirements and optimally combine low traumatization with therapeutic efficiency.

KARL STORZ has, therefore, developed a wide range of products for spine surgery.

The product range comprises of dedicated, access-optimized telescopes and instruments for fully endoscopic procedures such as percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy, percutaneous endoscopic cervical discectomy and thoracoscopy. Furthermore, KARL STORZ offers instrument sets for endoscopically assisted, microsurgical and open procedures in spinal surgery. A high-speed motor system with a wide range of drill handpieces complements the portfolio.

Highlights

3D Endoscopy for Thoracic Spine Surgery

KARL STORZ sets new standards for 3D endoscopy with brilliant three-dimensional visualization. As part of the IMAGE1 S modular camera platform, existing systems can easily be adapted to include 3D.

Special Features:

  • 3D system with video endoscopes and VITOM® 3D for both endoscopic and open thoracic spine surgery
  • Easy switchover from 3D to 2D
  • Instruments specially developed for thoracic interventions featuring a unique design and ergonomic handles
  • Less invasiveness as only 3 to 4 trocar ports are required, thus eliminating the need for a large abdominal incision
  • À-la-carte concept for efficient compilation of customized instrument set

SpineTIP

System Optimized for Approaches to Percutaneous Endoscopic Lumbar Decompression

Special Features:

  • One system – three sets optimized for standard approaches: Transforaminal, interlaminar and posterolateral
  • Brilliant image quality ensures clear visibility during surgery
  • Reusable bipolar electrodes and burrs for effective bone and tissue resection
  • Unique and color-coded instruments for safe and controlled application

EasyGO!® II. Generation

Tubular System for Endoscopic Spine Surgery

Special Features:

  • A wide range of applications for treating degenerative spine diseases at the lumbar and cervical levels
  • The second, completely reworked generation provides significantly more working space and application possibilities
  • Specially adapted telescopes and the high-resolution KARL STORZ FULL HD technology enable clear and distinct differentiation of anatomic structures
  • Sequential dilation and the use of smaller trocar sizes can reduce muscle trauma and skin incision length
  • Specially developed malleable drill handpieces for use with all trocar lengths

Additional information on the specialty

NIR/ICG Fluorescence Imaging an OPAL1™ Technology from KARL STORZ

NIR/ICG Fluorescence Imaging an OPAL1™ Technology from KARL STORZ

Media type:
Video, Teaser, Product Film
Languages available:
D, E
Version:
2016
Material number:
914E
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Percutaneous Endoscopic Lumbar Discectomy (PELD) and other Thoracic and Lumbar Spinal Procedures with the Spine TIP-System

Percutaneous Endoscopic Lumbar Discectomy (PELD) and other Thoracic and Lumbar Spinal Procedures with the Spine TIP-System

Media type:
Doctor-to-doctor manuals
Languages available:
D, E, FR
Version:
0.5 01-2015
Material number:
96165004E
Specialties:
Spine Surgery
ENDOMAT® SELECT

ENDOMAT® SELECT

Media type:
Video, Product Film, Teaser
Languages available:
D, E
Version:
2016
Material number:
958E
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AUTOCON® III 400 Teaser

AUTOCON® III 400 Teaser

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Video, Product Film
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D, E
Version:
2016
Material number:
948E
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ENDOSPINE® – The Mobile Operating Tube for the Treatment of Central to Far Lateral Disc Herniation and Bilateral Lumbar Canal Decompression via Unilateral Approach

ENDOSPINE® – The Mobile Operating Tube for the Treatment of Central to Far Lateral Disc Herniation and Bilateral Lumbar Canal Decompression via Unilateral Approach

Media type:
Doctor-to-doctor manuals
Languages available:
D, E, FR
Version:
0.5 01-2015
Material number:
96165001E
Specialties:
Spine Surgery
Highlights 2017 Spine Surgery - Quarter 1

Highlights 2017 Spine Surgery - Quarter 1

Media type:
Marketing Brochures
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, PT
Version:
1.0 01-2017
Material number:
96161010E
Specialties:
Spine Surgery
UNIDRIVE® S III NEURO - Comprehensive Motor System for Neuro- and Spine Surgery

UNIDRIVE® S III NEURO - Comprehensive Motor System for Neuro- and Spine Surgery

Media type:
ENDOWORLD®
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, IT
Version:
7.1 12-2016
Material number:
96022028E
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Highlights 2016 Spine Surgery - Quarter 4

Highlights 2016 Spine Surgery - Quarter 4

Media type:
Marketing Brochures
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, IT
Version:
1.0 10-2016
Material number:
96161009E
Specialties:
Spine Surgery
The KARL STORZ E-Series: Ergonomic – Elegant – Efficient

The KARL STORZ E-Series: Ergonomic – Elegant – Efficient

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ENDOWORLD®
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Version:
5.0 07-2016
Material number:
96212009E
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Highlights 2016 Spine Surgery - Quarter 3

Highlights 2016 Spine Surgery - Quarter 3

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Marketing Brochures
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D, E, ES, FR, IT
Version:
1.0 07-2016
Material number:
96161008E
Specialties:
Spine Surgery
KERRISON antrum punches, take-apart Models 6621xx (ENT), 28164MKA-MKF, 28164MKK/MKL and MKO, 28163BKD, 28163BKU, 28163CFB, 28163CFS, 28163CLB, 28163CLS, 28163DF, 28163DFS, 28163DL, 28163DLS, 28163PGG, 28163PKG, 28163PKS

KERRISON antrum punches, take-apart Models 6621xx (ENT), 28164MKA-MKF, 28164MKK/MKL and MKO, 28163BKD, 28163BKU, 28163CFB, 28163CFS, 28163CLB, 28163CLS, 28163DF, 28163DFS, 28163DL, 28163DLS, 28163PGG, 28163PKG, 28163PKS

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Version:
1.3.1 07-2013
Material number:
97000005
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96206289D – E-Series Equipment Cart

96206289D – E-Series Equipment Cart

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1.1 12-2016
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96206289D
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Retractable knife Model 28163 FM

Retractable knife Model 28163 FM

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1.2.0 09-2016
Material number:
97000184
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IMAGE1 S H3 camera heads - TH 100 H3-Z, TH 101 H3-ZI, TH 103 H3-P, TH 104 H3-ZA, TH 106 H3-M COVIEW®

IMAGE1 S H3 camera heads - TH 100 H3-Z, TH 101 H3-ZI, TH 103 H3-P, TH 104 H3-ZA, TH 106 H3-M COVIEW®

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2.1 10-2016
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96206511D
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Electrodes for monopolar coagulation  Models 11770 T, 27723 T, 27770 AA/A/B/C/D/E/F/AB, 27772 AA/A/B, 27778 A, 26870 UF/UFG/UFL/UFS, 26775 B/C/CL/CLU/UF/UE/UM/S/R, 25775C/CS/CL, 26772 UE/UF, 26778 UF/UE/UM, 26665 UEL, 28160 KA/KC/KS, 28161 SE,11161 AB/KE, 28164 ED/EF, 28762K, 24515, 13765M, 13765K, 13765L, 40700A, 40700B, 40775LF, 26159 N, 26770 AA/B/S, 26160 N

Electrodes for monopolar coagulation Models 11770 T, 27723 T, 27770 AA/A/B/C/D/E/F/AB, 27772 AA/A/B, 27778 A, 26870 UF/UFG/UFL/UFS, 26775 B/C/CL/CLU/UF/UE/UM/S/R, 25775C/CS/CL, 26772 UE/UF, 26778 UF/UE/UM, 26665 UEL, 28160 KA/KC/KS, 28161 SE,11161 AB/KE, 28164 ED/EF, 28762K, 24515, 13765M, 13765K, 13765L, 40700A, 40700B, 40775LF, 26159 N, 26770 AA/B/S, 26160 N

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