Penumbra System®

The Penumbra System® is a fully-integrated system designed specifically for mechanical thrombectomy by aspiration. It is intended for use in the revascularization of patients with acute ischemic stroke secondary to intracranial large vessel occlusion. The Penumbra System includes Reperfusion Catheters, Hi-Flow Aspiration Tubing, and Pump MAX aspiration pump and its accessories.

Penumbra Pump MAX, together with the MAX Canister, is connected to the Penumbra Reperfusion Catheter using Penumbra Hi-Flow Aspiration Tubing. The Hi-Flow Aspiration Tubing connects the canister to the Penumbra Reperfusion Catheter in the sterile field. Pump MAX is capable of delivering and maintaining nearly pure vacuum of 29 inHg (98.2 kPa).

Risk Information

Caution: Federal (USA) law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician. Prior to use, please refer to the Instructions for Use for Penumbra System and Pump MAX for complete product indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, potential adverse events and detailed instructions for use.

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  • Simple set-up, portable design
  • Pump MAX is capable of delivering and maintaining nearly pure vacuum (29 inHg or 98.2 kPa)
  • Hi-Flow Aspiration Tubing maximizes aspiration power for optimal clot removal with Penumbra Reperfusion Catheters
  • MAX Canister: disposable 1,000 ml vacuum canister
  • The Penumbra System is an integrated system for use only with other components of the Penumbra System including Reperfusion Catheters, aspiration tubing, Pump MAX, and MAX Canister

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