Penumbra coilsa are designed to be thicker and softer to densely pack, creating a mechanical occlusion with the potential for less reliance on thrombus formation. Penumbra coils have shown low rates of recanalization of 2.2%1
a. 30 cm Packing Coil delivered through Penumbra LANTERN High-Flow Microcatheter into 4 mm glass tube.
1. Vogler J, Gemender M, Samoilov D. Packing density and long-term occlusion after transcatheter vessel embolization with soft, bare-platinum detachable coils. Am J Interv Radiol. 2020;4(2). doi:10.25259/AJIR_31_2019.
Photographs taken by and on file at Penumbra, Inc. Tests performed at Penumbra, Inc. Bench test results may not be indicative of clinical performance. The clinical results presented herein are for information purposes only, and may not be predictive for all patients. Individual results may vary depending on patient-specific attributes and other factors.