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Alcyone Lifesciences Receives FDA Clearance for Ventricular Catheter and Flusher System

Nov. 21, 2017

Alcyone Lifesciences announced it has received FDA clearance for its Alivio ventricular catheter and flusher system for treating neurological condition called hydrocephalus, which can be life-threatening.

The Alivio System consists of a flusher and a ventricular catheter with a unique relief membrane.

It is designed for non-invasive retrograde flushing the ventricular catheter with the goal of restoring or increasing cerebrospinal fluid.

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