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US20140046211 MICROWAVE ABLATION CATHETER AND METHOD OF UTILIZING THE SAME  
A method for treating tissue through a branched luminal network of a patient is provided. A pathway to a point of interest in branched luminal network of a patient is generated. An extended...
US20140046176 MICROWAVE ABLATION CATHETER AND METHOD OF UTILIZING THE SAME  
A method for treating lung tissue of a patient is provided. A pathway to a point of interest in a lung of a patient is generated. An extended working channel is advanced transorally into the lung...
US20150065915 EndoBrush with Receptacle  
A tissue-sampling brush is a medical device for acquiring internal patient tissue samples utilizing conventional endoscopic devices. The tissue-sampling brush features an elongated body that may...
US20140046174 MICROWAVE ABLATION CATHETER AND METHOD OF UTILIZING THE SAME  
A microwave ablation system configured for use in luminal network is provided. The microwave ablation system includes a microwave energy source. A tool for treating tissue is provided with the...
US20100241028 Navigable Tissue Treatment Tools  
Tools for accessing tissue are described for use with a locatable guide of a navigation system. In preferred embodiments, said tools are attachable to a distal tip of a locatable guide, such that...
US20110021950 CELL COLLECTOR  
A medical device includes a sheath defining at least one lumen and a probe movably disposed within the lumen. The probe includes a removable handle at a proximal end thereof, a collector at a...
US20080294067 Brush, Such as for Cleaning or Sampling Body Tissue  
The present invention relates to a brush (1) for cleaning or sampling body tissue. The brush (1) comprises a support (2) that is provided with at least one row (3) of brush hairs (5) as well as...
US20150157841 FRICTIONAL TRANS-EPITHELIAL TISSUE DISRUPTION AND COLLECTION APPARATUS AND METHOD OF INDUCING OR AUGMENTING AN IMMUNE RESPONSE  
The invention relates to trans-epithelial frictionally abrasive tissue sampling devices for performing biopsies and methods of inducing an immune response against a pathogen, wherein epithelial...
US20140249450 Cervical Cell Tissue Self-Sampling Device  
A device, a kit, and a method of use thereof, for self-administration and collection of cervical cell tissue samples such as for Pap smear testing. The device comprises an insertion tube, within...
US20130253372 Cervical Cell Tissue Self-Sampling Device  
A device, a kit, and a method of use thereof, for self-administration and collection of cervical cell tissue samples such as for Pap smear testing. The device comprises an insertion tube, within...
US20120315662 METHOD FOR THE EARLY DETECTION OF HIGH-GRADE PELVIC SEROUS CANCER  
A method for early detection of high-grade pelvic serous cancers, comprising acquiring fallopian tube cells in vivo by exfoliative cytology, and examining the acquired cells for precursors of...
US20140171828 Expandable Device for Tissue Collection From an Aerodigestive Body Lumen  
A device for obtaining tissue from the aerodigestive tract is provided. The device may have internal and external folds and a tissue collection surface for collecting a tissue sample from a body...
US20140273066 AUTOMATED CELL COLLECTION AND SMEARING  
The present invention provides systems, devices, and methods for cell collection and/or cell smearing (e.g., on a slide). In particular, provided herein is an cell collection device, a translating...
US20140024069 Biological Testing Device and Methods of Using and Testing  
A biological sampling device for collecting biological material from within an organism can include a sheath, a collector, a handle, and optionally, an applicator. In a secured position, a...
US20070282222 Sexually transmitted infection sampling device  
A sexually transmitted infection (STI) sampling device includes an elongated shaft that defines a first end separated from a second end, and an absorbent sampler coupled to one of the first and...
US20090156962 PAP SMEAR SAMPLING DEVICE AND SYSTEM  
A PAP smear sampling device includes a PAP smear brush having a base with peripheral bristles and a central brush for sampling both cervical and endo cervical areas. A break away handle is...
US20100069791 Tissue Sampler  
A tissue sampler for oral use has a wand that is sufficiently flexible to be inserted into the mouth of a patient without causing injury. A core is attached to the wand; the core is soft to avoid...
US20080188769 Foldable Brush Self-sampling Device  
A foldable brush self-sampling device for collecting of cell specimens from a body cavity, such as cervix, endometrium, rectum, nasal cavity and fauces, for diagnostic purposes, allows a user to...
US20100125223 CELL SAMPLING DEVICE  
A cell sampling device is adapted for collecting the cells to be examined from the oral cavity or other organs for medical use. The device includes a handle and a brush having clusters of bristles...
US20050171455 Pap sphere cervical and endocervical cell home collection device  
A cervical and endocervical cell exfoliation and collection device to be used by the female client at home for specimen collection. This device is circular or oval, suitable flexible material,...
US20090326414 CYTOLOGICAL SAMPLING BRUSH  
A cytological sampling brush includes a manipulation handle (2) at one of end of which are provided a first portion in the form of exocol sampling brush (4) and a second portion in the form of...
US20100305471 CATHETER TESTING SYSTEM AND USES THEREOF  
The present invention relates generally to devices and systems for detecting infection within catheters. In particular, the present invention provides catheter testing systems configured to...
US20090012424 DEVICE FOR REMOVING AND SMEARING CELLS  
A device for removing and smearing cells for a cytological examination with a handle at whose front end a device for the collection of the cells is arranged. The device provides an economical...
US20110184314 ENDOCERVICAL LAVAGE DEVICE AND METHOD  
An endocervical lavage device for retrieving cervical and endocervical cells for cytologic examination and to method(s) for retrieving cervical and endocervical cells and for using the device. The...
US20050277846 Cervical tissue sampling device  
A cervical tissue sampling device includes an exterior tube, a hold and an interior shaft. The exterior tube has an opening formed on a tapered end thereof and an internal screw thread arranged...
US20150057574 Selecting and Delivering Treatment Agents based on a Microbe Profile  
Kits, devices, methods, and systems for assessing microbiota of a body surface and selecting treatment agents to apply to the body surface to modulate one or more types of microbes are described...
US20150057565 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR OVARIAN CANCER SCREENING  
An apparatus and method are provided for sampling the distal tube, fimbria and/or ovary, includes advancing a device into the peritoneal cavity and sampling material on or adjacent to the distal...
US20140243705 FRICTIONAL TRANS-EPITHELIAL TISSUE DISRUPTION COLLECTION APPARATUS AND METHOD OF INDUCING AN IMMUNE RESPONSE  
In an embodiment of the invention, a frictional tissue sampling device with a head designed to be rotated without rotating off the designated site can be used to obtain tissue biopsy samples. A...
US20110172557 FRICTIONAL TRANS-EPITHELIAL TISSUE DISRUPTION COLLECTION APPARATUS AND METHOD OF INDUCING AN IMMUNE RESPONSE  
In an embodiment of the invention, a frictional tissue sampling device with a head designed to be rotated without rotating off the designated site can be used to obtain tissue biopsy samples. A...
US20090275859 Specimen Collecting  
A kit for collecting specimen includes a tubular member sized for placement in the vaginal canal, a sampling member configured for receipt within the tubular member, and a container of collection...
US20140180165 SAMPLING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PREPARING THE SAME  
The present invention relates to a sampling device for sampling a body cavity, in particular for sampling the vagina and/or cervix. The sampling device comprises a tube having two open ends, a...
US20130211288 SAMPLING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PREPARING THE SAME  
The present invention relates to a sampling device for sampling a body cavity, in particular for sampling the vagina and/or cervix. The sampling device comprises a tube having two open ends, a...
US20140276211 PERFORATED TUBE FOR CELL COLLECTION  
A medical device for collecting cells includes a perforated tube and a brush disposed therein for collecting cells from tissue adjacent the tube. The tube includes a perforated portion and tissue...
US20050288606 Culture swab with protective cap and safety pin  
A veterinary instrument for use in animal husbandry that includes an inner member with a swab or similar element attached at one end, located inside a second inner member meant to protect the...
US20130267870 CELL AND TISSUE COLLECTION METHOD AND DEVICE  
In an embodiment of the invention, a frictional tissue sampling device with an expandable balloon and associated abrasive material can be used to obtain tissue biopsy samples. A frictional tissue...
US20090299222 GUIDE WIRE TREATMENT TOOL  
A guide wire treatment tool includes an operation wire having a treatment part on the head thereof, and a sheath through which the operation wire is slidably inserted. A head chip having a...
US20090018469 ENDOSCOPIC SURGICAL TOOL  
The present invention is related to an endoscopic treatment tool which is inserted to a body cavity endoscopically including a wire, a surgical section which is disposed on a first end of the wire...
US20130296738 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR IN VIVO CYTOLOGY ACQUISITION  
A device, system and method for cytology acquisition which may be performed with a swallowable in vivo device, specifically with a swallowable endoscopy capsule. The swallowable capsule may...
US20140187939 TREATMENT INSTRUMENT  
A treatment instrument includes an insertion portion and a sample collection portion, wherein the sample collection portion includes a link portion and an advancing/retracting portion and when the...
US20050277847 Sampling device  
An apparatus for use in obtaining a woman's reproductive system includes a sheath and a sampler which is telescopically received in the sheath. A proximal end portion of the sampler includes a...
US20080077046 SNAP-OFF SPECIMEN COLLECTION DEVICE  
Disclosed herein is a cell collection device, comprising a shaft having a proximal portion and a distal portion, each portion having a proximal end and a distal end; a detachable joint between...
US20140039346 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR COLLECTING TISSUE SAMPLES  
A tissue sampling device includes a single wire spirally wrapped at its half-length. This wire is partially covered in a hollow flexible tube. Located along the distal end portion of the wire is a...
US20130253371 Surgical Instrument for Deep Tissue and/or Cell Sampling  
A tissue and/or cell sampling device for biopsies having a catheter sized for translation through a lumen on an instrument such as a bronchoscope. An aspiration needle engaged to a control member...
US20150148684 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR PROFILING MICROBIOTA OF SKIN  
Devices and methods for profiling microbiota of skin are described which include a microbe profiling device including a device head and a hand-held housing, the device head including an...
US20150005665 CYTOLOGY BRUSH DEVICES AND METHODS OF USE  
According to one aspect of the present disclosure, a cytology brush may include an elongated shaft including a proximal end portion and a distal end portion. The cytology brush may also include a...
US20100076344 SPECULUM  
The present invention provides a speculum comprising a body (100), an opening (20), a first blade (2) pivotably secured to the body and a second blade (3) that is integral with the body. The...
US20080262384 Method and Devices for Screening Cervical Cancer  
The present invention provides multi-parameter analysis methods for determining the presence or absence of pre-cancerous or cancerous cells in a cervical sample and for screening cervical...
US20050256426 Apparatus and method for collecting tissue samples  
A tissue sample collection device is disclosed which includes an elongated needle having opposed proximal and distal end portions and having an interior lumen extending therethrough, and a brush...
US20090240164 Device and Method for Collecting Tissue Samples  
A tissue sampling device is provided. The tissue sampling device includes a single wire spirally wrapped at its half-length creating the backbone of the brush. This wire is partially covered in a...
US20140221871 CERVICO-VAGINAL SAMPLE COLLECTION KIT  
A sample collection kit (10) for detecting the presence of the human papillomavirus in samples containing cervico-vaginal cells. The sample collection kit includes a pre-addressed envelope (12)...

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