Videos | Vena Cava Filters | April 06, 2012

Crux Vena Cava Filter Retrieval

The Crux inferior vena cava (IVC) filter was designed for easy deployment and later retrieval. This video clip shows retrieval of the device, which has has radio-opaque markets for easier visualization under angiography. IVC filters are designed for the prevention of pulmonary embolism.

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