The ELLA Extractor (fig. 1) consists of two main parts – the bare extractor (fig. 2) and the overtube (fig. 3). The bare extractor is introduced to the implanted stent under endoscopic guidance. Following introduction of the overtube and all subsequent steps are performed solely under fluoroscopic guidance. The extractor system allows safe removal of esophageal „SX‑ELLA“ type stents from the esophagus, including those migrated into the stomach.
This medical device serves for retrieval of defined range of esophageal SX-ELLA stents:
The stents must be retrieved after a defined period of being implanted in the esophagus:
Use of the ELLA Extractor is contraindicated:
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