Surgical Images


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Liver Resection Using SwiftBladeTM-R

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Resected liver with 6 blade array shown. No bleeding occurred after the tissue was sliced. The area of the coagulated surface is 15.0 cm^2
 


Ablation Using SwiftBladeTM-A

Ablation zone in porcine liver from in vivo testing, top of liver shown. Note absense of bleeding and tissue charring at electrode insertion points.
 

Liver after use of SwiftBlade-A
Ablation zone in porcine liver from in vivo testing, cross-section shown. Note complete and uniform ablation through the entire thickness of the liver.
 

Cross-section of Liver after use of SwiftBlade-A