The hot balloon system is one form of catheter ablation, which is a method of treating paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, and has been developed by Toray.
It contributes greatly to the treatment of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation as a new option to provide safer treatment in a shorter period of time.
The tissue is indirectly ablated via a heated balloon.
The device is equipped with a compliant balloon that fits various sizes and anatomical features.
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SATAKE･HotBalloon® System is investigational and not currently available for sale except Japan. In the United States, this device is limited by federal law to investigational use only.