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Slim DEC™ Duodenoscope ED32-i10
 

Slim DEC™ Duodenoscope – A Slimmer ERCP Solution

The new Slim DEC™ Duodenoscope ED32-i10 uniquely serves pediatric patients and those with narrow anatomies. Both ERCP solutions deliver a consistent therapeutic performance while ensuring a reduced risk of cross-contamination and outstanding visualisation in an accessible, semi-disposable option.

Inspired by PENTAX Medical Triple Aim
PENTAX Medical Slim DEC and DEC Duodenoscope dimensions comparison

Dimensions of Slim DEC™ Duodenoscope ED32-i10 and regular DEC™ Duodenoscope ED34-i10T2 in comparison


Disposable Elevator Cap ("DEC™")

The elevator area of a duodenoscope is one of the most difficult components to clean. The development of the disposable elevator cap ("DEC™") design makes hygiene in this area a lot easier by integrating the elevator into the disposable distal end cap of the duodenoscope.

PENTAX Medical Slim DEC™ Disposable elevator cap detail

Disposable elevator cap (DEC™) for Slim DEC™ duodenoscope 

Benefits of the Slim DEC™ Duodenoscope

Consistent Therapeutic Performance

A consistent therapeutic performance is supported by a combination of a narrow insertion tube and a narrow rigid distal width while maintaining a working channel suitably sized to support the delivery of therapeutic intervention.

Outstanding Visualisation

The Slim DEC™ Duodenoscope delivers outstanding visualisation supported by a combination of HD imaging, a 15° retroflexed view, and a more flexible insertion tube for proper positioning to cannulate during ERCP in narrow anatomies.

Reduced Risk of Cross-Contamination

The Disposable Elevator Cap (DEC™) ensures a reduced risk of  cross-contamination through better surface access for cleaning of  the distal end, without compromising the therapeutic performance. 

Product Specifications

Specification Slim DEC™ Duodenoscope ED32-i10 DEC™ Duodenoscope ED34-i10T2
Direction of view [°] 105 (15 retroflexed) 100 (10 retroflexed)
Field of view [°] 100 100
Depth of field [mm] 4-60 4-60
Tip angulation up - down [°] 120-90 120-90
Tip deflection right - left [°] 105-90 105-90
Distal end width [mm] 12.5 13.6
Insertion tube width [mm] 10.8 11.6
Minimum instrument channel width [mm] 3.2 4.2
Insertion tube working legth [mm] 1,250 1,250

To view our standard ERCP solution ED34-i10T2 click here.


Live demonstration by leading experts

World renowned experts have shown three case studies using the PENTAX Medical Slim DEC™ Duodenoscope (ED32-i10) for both pediatric and adult ERCPs in a live webinar on January 13, 2022: 

"Expanding Therapeutic Capabilities in Children & Adults with Narrow Anatomies Using a Slimmer ERCP Solution"

See it for yourself

You can watch the recorded session with the global ERCP experts and learn more about the benefits of the Slim DEC™ Duodenoscope.

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Dr-Carlos-Robles-Medranda

Dr. Carlos Robles-Medranda
Director of the Endoscopy Service of the Ecuadorian Institute of Digestive Diseases (Guayaquil Ecuador)

Dr-Jeremy-Barber

Dr. Jeremy Barber 
Director of Interventional Endoscopy Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital (Michigan, USA)

Dr-Valerio-Balassone

Dr. Valerio Balassone
Consultant Surgeon, Unit of Digestive Endoscopy and Surgery, Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital, IRCCS, Rome, Italy

Prof-Dall-Oglio-and-team

Prof. Luigi Dall'Oglio and team
Director Unit of Digestive Endoscopy and Surgery, Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital, IRCCS, Rome, Italy


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