Mendec® Spine needles: a complete range of spine needles, available in different shapes and sizes. The essential complement to vertebroplasty.
Plastic handle - Needles with beveled tip
Available in 4 sizes:
9 gauge x 150 mm,
11 gauge x 120 mm,
13 gauge x 120 mm,
15 gauge x 120 mm.
Advantages of plastic handle needles:
Advantages of metal handle needles:
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Percutaneous vertebroplasty in vertebral compression fractures of benign or malignant origin: a prospective study of 1188 patients with follow-up of 12 months. Dtsch Arztebl Int. 2011 May;108(19):331-8. Epub 2011 May 13.
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