Important Safety Information
LC Bead® and LC BeadM1® Indications:
LC Bead® and LC BeadM1® are intended to be used for the embolization of hypervascular tumors and arteriovenous malformations (AVMs).
For instructions for use, please refer to www.lcbead.com/ifu and www.lcbeadm1.com/ifu
Undesirable reflux or passage of LC Bead®/LC BeadM1® into normal arteries adjacent to the targeted lesion or through the lesion into other arteries or arterial beds, such as the internal carotid artery, pulmonary, or coronary circulations, non-target embolization, pulmonary embolization, ischemia at an undesirable location, capillary bed saturation and tissue damage, ischemic stroke or ischemic infarction, vessel or lesion rupture and hemorrhage, neurological deficits including cranial nerve palsies, vasospasm, death, recanalization, foreign body reactions necessitating medical intervention, infection necessitating medical intervention, clot formation at the tip of the catheter and subsequent dislodgement
Federal (USA) law restricts these devices to sale by or on order of a physician.
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Not all products and/or indications are available in the US and certain other territories. LC Bead and Bead Block are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Biocompatibles UK Ltd. EKOS, the EKOS logo, Acoustic Pulse Thrombolysis and EkoSonic are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of EKOS Corporation. TheraSphere® is manufactured for Biocompatibles UK Ltd. TheraSphere is a registered trademark of Theragenics Corporation used under license by Biocompatibles UK Ltd. Varithena is a registered trademark of Provensis Ltd. PneumRx and RePneu are trademarks of PneumRx. PneumRx is a registered trademark in the US and certain other territories. The RePneu Coils are not approved for commercial sale in the United States, and are restricted by US law to investigational use only in the U.S. ‘See more. Reach further. Treat smarter’ and ‘Imagine where we can go’ are trademarks of BTG International Ltd. BTG and the BTG roundel logo are registered trademarks of BTG International Ltd. Biocompatibles UK Ltd, EKOS Corporation, Provensis Ltd and PneumRx Corporation are BTG International group companies. For full prescribing information please click here Bead Block™, EKOS®, LC Bead®, TheraSphere®, Varithena®, PneumRx © Copyright 2015 BTG International Ltd. All rights reserved.”