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ENROUTE® Transcarotid
Neuroprotection System

Reverse Flow Neuroprotection

The ENROUTE® Transcarotid Neuroprotection System provides direct carotid access with
robust flow reversal prior to crossing the lesion for embolic protection during angioplasty and stenting. The device removes micro and macro emboli throughout the intervention for CEA-like neuroprotection in a less invasive approach

How does it work?

The ENROUTE® Transcarotid Neuroprotection System prevents embolic debris from flowing to the brain during carotid revascularization by reversing blood flow away from the brain. The flow reversal method does not rely on a distally placed filter to capture emboli before they reach the brain. Instead, a filter in the flow controller collects both small and large debris and filtered blood is returned via a sheath in the femoral vein.

System components

Transcarotid Arterial Sheath with Arterial Dilator
  • Uber-flex sheath tip with 15° anterior bias
  • Depth markers to aid in sheath insertion
  • Removable sheath stopper
Venous Return Sheath with Venous Dilator
  • 4mm radiopaque tip for visibility
Flow Controller with Filter
  • 200um filter designed to capture micro and macro emboli during TCAR device delivery and deployment
0.035” Extra Support - J-Tip Guidewire
  • Short length designed for TCAR: 90cm
  • Nitinol core, teflon coated

Instructions for use

The ENROUTE® Transcarotid Neuroprotection System is intended to provide transcarotid vascular access, introduction of diagnostic agents and therapeutic devices, and embolic protection during carotid artery angioplasty and stenting procedures for patients diagnosed with carotid artery stenosis.

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