Videos | Vena Cava Filters | April 06, 2012

Deployment of the Crux Vena Cava Filter

The Crux inferior vena cava (IVC) filter was designed for easy deployment and later retrival. This video clip shows deployment 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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