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Neurosurgery

Minimally invasive technologies are opening up new options in the field of neurosurgery, especially in the diagnosis and therapy of defects of the intracranial ventricles and the skull base. Endoscopes with different viewing angles allow a view of the anatomy of the brain, which is not possible with a microscope. The use of special endoscopes, with or without working channels, and dedicated micro instruments enable the surgeon to perform more advanced operative interventions.

A wide variety of interventions can be performed by an entirely endoscopic procedure, e.g., the removal of intraventricular cysts or tumors or the creation of the transnasal access to the pituitary gland and the skull base.
Another field of application is the so-called endoscopically assisted micro­neurosurgery which utilizes endoscopes to perform high-risk interventions in order to inspect areas that cannot be directly visualized and thus greatly enhances the safety of neurosurgical interventions.

KARL STORZ offers a wide range of instruments for intracranial interventions as well as for approaches to and procedures in the skull base area, complemented with a special pediatric portfolio. The scope of products is rounded off with a high-speed motor system with a multitude of drill, craniotomy and perforator handpieces.

Highlights

LOTTA® System for Intracranial Neurosurgery

Special Features:

  • Two unique ventriculoscopes – sheath diameter 4.5 mm and 6.8 mm – for the entire range of endoscopic intracranial procedures
  • 6° angle of view for direct visual control of instruments after exiting the working channel
  • Perfectly coordinated instrument sets for LOTTA® and Little LOTTA®
  • A wide range of support features such as, for example, possibility of rotation in the sheath and instruments with length markings for controlled application

Visualization and Instruments for Keyhole Neurosurgery

  • À la carte concept for efficient compilation of a customized instrument set
  • VITOM® 3D system – a revolutionary solution for the visualization of microsurgical and open surgical interventions
  • Angled 2D telescopes with thin diameters for space-saving keyhole neurosurgery
  • TIPCAM®1 S 3D NEURO – 3D endoscopy in 0° and 30°
  • Delicate and ergonomic single-sheath micro instruments with straight or bayonet-shaped design
  • Unique TAKE-APART® bipolar forceps with various inserts

 

Visualization and Instruments for Endonasal Skull Base Surgery

  • À la carte concept for efficient compilation of a customized instrument set
  • Diverse 2D telescopes with different directions of view
  • TIPCAM®1 S 3D NEURO – 3D endoscopy in 0° and 30°
  • Continuous vision thanks to effective lens cleaning systems
  • Wide range of standard instruments such as curettes, dissectors, scissors, hooks and knives

Additional information on the specialty

Application of the LOTTA® Ventriculoscopic System in Clinical Practice

Application of the LOTTA® Ventriculoscopic System in Clinical Practice

Media type:
Doctor-to-doctor manuals
Languages available:
E
Version:
2.0 07-2018
Material number:
96025017E
Specialties:
Neurosurgery
Neuroendoscopic Colloid Cyst Resection

Neuroendoscopic Colloid Cyst Resection

Media type:
Doctor-to-doctor manuals
Languages available:
E
Version:
0.3 09-2014
Material number:
96025012E
Specialties:
Neurosurgery
ENDOCAMELEON® – Optimal vision in a matter of seconds

ENDOCAMELEON® – Optimal vision in a matter of seconds

Media type:
Video, Teaser
Languages available:
D, E
Version:
2017
Material number:
864E
Specialties:
Endoscopic Surgery of the Lateral Nasal Wall, Paranasal Sinuses, and Anterior Skull Base – Principles and Clinical Examples

Endoscopic Surgery of the Lateral Nasal Wall, Paranasal Sinuses, and Anterior Skull Base – Principles and Clinical Examples

Media type:
Doctor-to-doctor manuals
Languages available:
D, E, ES
Version:
0.5 03-2015
Material number:
96055053E
Specialties:
Endoscopic Transmaxillary Approaches to the Skull Base

Endoscopic Transmaxillary Approaches to the Skull Base

Media type:
Doctor-to-doctor manuals
Languages available:
E
Version:
0.5 05-2017
Material number:
96025016E
Specialties:
Neurosurgery
STANDARD INSTRUMENTS ENT/NEURO/OMFS

STANDARD INSTRUMENTS ENT/NEURO/OMFS

Media type:
Catalogs
Languages available:
D, E, US
Version:
3.0 02-2013
Material number:
96051007E
Specialties:
TRAINERS AND SIMULATORS

TRAINERS AND SIMULATORS

Media type:
Catalogs
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, IT, RU
Version:
1.0 01-2018
Material number:
96010001E
Specialties:
Visualization and Instruments for Keyhole Neurosurgery

Visualization and Instruments for Keyhole Neurosurgery

Media type:
ENDOWORLD®
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, IT
Version:
3.0 03-2018
Material number:
96022033E
Specialties:
Neurosurgery
The LOTTA® System for Intracranial Neuroendoscopy

The LOTTA® System for Intracranial Neuroendoscopy

Media type:
ENDOWORLD®
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, IT, RU, US
Version:
11.1 03-2018
Material number:
96022012E
Specialties:
Highlights 2018 Neurosurgery

Highlights 2018 Neurosurgery

Media type:
Marketing Brochures
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, IT, PT
Version:
1.0 01-2018
Material number:
96021018E
Specialties:
Neurosurgery
Pressure limiter 7 bar for POINT SETTER® Model 2761291

Pressure limiter 7 bar for POINT SETTER® Model 2761291

Media type:
Product Package Leaflet
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, IT, PT
Version:
2.0 10-2017
Material number:
96216314DF
Specialties:
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VITOM® 3D clamping jaw for POINT SETTER Models 28272 VTP/PSG/PSK/PSF

VITOM® 3D clamping jaw for POINT SETTER Models 28272 VTP/PSG/PSK/PSF

Media type:
Product Package Leaflet
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, IT, PT, RU, CN, AR, JP, TR, US
Version:
2.0 12-2017
Material number:
97000155
Specialties:
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Take-apart® forceps for bipolar coagulation Models 28162 BDL, 28164 BDV

Take-apart® forceps for bipolar coagulation Models 28162 BDL, 28164 BDV

Media type:
Product Package Leaflet
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, IT, PT
Version:
2.0 03-2018
Material number:
96026329DF
Specialties:
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Ol HandyPro™ neuroendoscope Model 28161 S

Ol HandyPro™ neuroendoscope Model 28161 S

Media type:
Product Package Leaflet
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, IT, PT
Version:
2.0 03-2018
Material number:
96026320DF
Specialties:
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Balloon catheter 11577 B, 11583 BP, 28162 SBE, 28162 GBE

Balloon catheter 11577 B, 11583 BP, 28162 SBE, 28162 GBE

Media type:
Product Package Leaflet
Languages available:
D, E, ES, FR, IT, PT, RU, CN, AR, JP, TR, US
Version:
2.1 06-2018
Material number:
97000234
Specialties:
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