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Alcyone Lifesciences Receives FDA Clearance for Ventricular Catheter and Flusher System

Nov. 21, 2017
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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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