RD180® DEVICE
A line of automated suturing devices specifically designed for laparoscopic cuff closure.
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Introduction

The RD180® line of suturing devices provide a safer alternative to hand stitching in laparoscopic cases. With easy squeeze and release technology and no exposed sharps, these conveniently designed suture running devices enable minimally invasive gynecologic, general, and colorectal surgeries.

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Indications for Use

U.S.
Outside U.S

The RD180® DEVICE is indicated for use in the approximation of soft tissue and prosthetic materials.

The RD180® DEVICE is not available outside of the United States at this time.

Features & Benefits

The RD180® DEVICE has several key features and benefits that distinguish it as the leading automated suture placement device.

NO EXPOSED SHARPS

The needle is held in a retracted position within the distal shaft of the device until the lever is squeezed.

 

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5mm, 10mm, OR SINGLE PORT ANGLED SHAFT

Three configurations suit any surgical preference.

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No exposed sharps
Virtually eliminates needs for laparoscopic needle driver
Unparalleled automated reliability
Consistent suture placement
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Device Anatomy

The RD180® line of suturing devices provide a safer alternative to hand stitching in laparoscopic cases. With easy squeeze and release technology and no exposed sharps, these conveniently designed suture running devices enable minimally invasive gynecologic, general, and colorectal surgeries.

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Ordering

Options and specifications for ordering. Select your region.

U.S.
Outside U.S
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5mm RD180® DEVICE
Box of 6 Devices
021100
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10mm RD180® DEVICE
Box of 6 Devices
021330
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SP™ RD180® DEVICE
Box of 6 Devices
021450
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STRONGSORB® RD® QUICK LOAD® SUTURE
2-0 PGA, Braided, Absorbable, 53"
Box of 12 Sutures (1 Suture per Pouch)
021025
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MONOGLIDE® RD® QUICK LOAD® SUTURE
2-0 PDO, Monofilament, Absorbable, 53"
Box of 12 Sutures (1 Suture per Pouch)
021030
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MONOGLIDE® RD® QUICK LOAD® SUTURE
0 PDO, Monofilament, Absorbable, 53"
Box of 12 Sutures (1 Suture per Pouch)
021506
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POLYESTER RD® QUICK LOAD® SUTURE
2-0 POLYESTER, Braided, Non-Absorbable, 53"
Box of 12 Sutures (1 Suture per Pouch)
020979
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POLYESTER RD® QUICK LOAD® SUTURE
0 POLYESTER, Braided, Non-Absorbable, 53"
Box of 12 Sutures (1 Suture per Pouch)
021010
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POLYPROPYLENE RD® QUICK LOAD® SUTURE
2-0 POLYPROPYLENE, Monofilament, Non-Absorbable, 53"
Box of 12 Sutures (1 Suture per Pouch)
020989
Resource Center

Downloadable resources for the RD180® DEVICE. Select your region to view available documents.

Supporting References
Laparoscopic Vaginal Cuff Closure Comparing Endostitch to the RD-180.
R. Akers, M.D.; R.W. Naumann, M.D.; The Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. 2010; 17: S76-S77.
A Novel Method of Full-Thickness Bladder Closure with an Endoscopic Suturing Machine: A Survival Porcine Study
Carlos Oliveira, M.D.; Riccardo Autorino, M.D.; Carlos Ferreira, M.D.; Antonio Cicione, M.D.; Rocco Damiano, M.D.; Marco De Sio, M.D.; Jorge Correia-Pinto, M.D.; Estevão Lima, M.D.; BJU International. 2015; 115: 330-335.