For ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration, Olympus offers an innovative endoscope that provides ultrasonic visualization during biopsy.
BF-UC180F Ultrasound Hybrid Bronchoscope
As the leader in endobronchial ultrasound, Olympus introduces the second-generation endobronchial ultrasound transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) system featuring Aloka ProSound Alpha5 (a5) ultrasound compatibility. The BF-UC180F, capitalizes on advanced imaging capabilities of Aloka and next-generation Olympus ultrasound processors. EBUS-TBNA with the BF-UC180F permits visualization of the needle on the video monitor as well as on the ultrasound image, enabling the physician to more accurately guide the needle into the lymph node to obtain pathology samples.