The Artemis Neuro Evacuation Device is intended for the controlled aspiration of tissue and/or fluid from the Ventricular System and/or Cerebrum. The Artemis Device works in conjunction with a neuroendoscope through a 19 F (6 mm) sheath. Together with Pump MAX™ aspiration system, Artemis is designed to offer powerful and controlled evacuation.
Caution: Prior to use, please refer to the Instructions for Use for complete product indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, potential adverse events, and detailed instructions for use.
Artemis Neuro Evacuation Device – Intended Use
The Artemis Neuro Evacuation Device is used for the controlled aspiration of tissue and/or fluid during surgery of the Ventricular System or Cerebrum for patients age 18 or older in conjunction with a Penumbra Aspiration Pump.
Penumbra Aspiration Pump:
The Penumbra Aspiration Pump is indicated as a vacuum source for the Penumbra Aspiration Systems.
Potential Adverse Events
Possible complications include, but are not limited to, the following:
hematoma expansion, fever, headaches, vomiting, hyperglycemia, edema, re-bleeding, death, bleeding, increased blood pressure, infections, seizures, intraventricular hemorrhage, hydrocephalus, thromboembolic events, decreased consciousness, craniotomy, unintended removal of tissue leading to neurological and/or sensory deficit.
Penumbra Pump MAX – Intended Use
The Penumbra Pump MAX is intended as a vacuum source for the Penumbra Aspiration Systems.
- Pump MAX is capable of delivering and maintaining nearly pure vacuum (-29 inHg or 98.2 kPa)
- 14 mm burr hole with 19 F sheath for minimally invasive cranial access
- Compatible with neuroendoscope for working channels 1.6-2.9 mm
- Recessed bident at distal tip designed to maintain cannula patency and aspiration