The DV8 Retractor

The DV8 Retractor, an inflatable balloon retractor created by Manual Surgical Sciences, is used clinically for retraction of organs such as the esophagus.

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Specifications

Balloon Length (uninflated)
Offset
Balloon Diameter
Catheter Overall Length
Inflation Pressure Max

23cm
7.5cm
14mm
77.5cm
16 atmospheres (ATM)

Features

  • Distal, Central and Proximal Radiopaque Marker Bands

  • Contrast Port (deflection indicator)

  • Inflation Port (via 3-way stopcock)

  • Supplied non-sterile - Class 1 Device

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PATENT Information

U.S. Patent :

U.S. Patent :

Design Patent :

Design Patent :

10,695,041

10,335,133

D806,860

D806,231

Other Patents Pending

Ordering Information

Item Description:

Item Number:

GTIN:

DV8 Esophageal Retractor 11mm

11075150

00860222000406

Item Description:

Item Number:

GTIN:

DV8 Esophageal Retractor 14mm

14075150

00860222000406

Inflation Devices

Miscellaneous Equipment

  • 100ml bag of sterile water or saline

  • Water-soluble lubricant

  • 16-18g needles to transfer liquid

  • 20ml Luer-Locking Syringes

  • Orogastric tube and suction

Contrast Agent

Prepare Fluids for Operation

  • 20ml undiluted contrast (used for esophageal irrigation)

  • 30% contrast solution consisting of 70ml water/saline and 30ml contrast (used for balloon inflation)