Category: Vertebral Body Augmentation
The Vertebral Body Balloon (VBB) System features a low-compliant balloon material that provides controlled balloon expansion and predictable void creation for the treatment of vertebral compression fractures. The system also provides guide wire or direct trocar approach and a simple, easy-to-use inflation device.
VBB is part of a complete procedural solution for the personalized treatment of vertebral compression fractures. The a la carte offering allows for maximum economy, flexibility and precise surgical planning.
The Vertebral Body Balloon System is intended to be used for the reduction of fractures and/or creation of a voice in the cancellous bone in the spine. This includes use during percutaneous vertebral augmentation. The system is to be used with cleared spinal poly-methylmethacrylate (PMMA) bone cements indicated for use during percutaneous vertebral augmentation procedures such as kyphoplasty.
Please refer to the Vertebral Body Balloon package insert for complete system descriptions, indications, and warnings.
|Controlled balloon expansion||Allows for predictable void creation and placement of cement|
|A la carte product ordering||Provides option to choose which components of the system are needed for a case|
|Inoperative balloon sizing||Select the size of balloon needed during the case|
|Multiple balloon sizes||Three balloon sizes to fit varying patient anatomy|
All medical devices have associated risks. Please refer to the package insert and other labeling for a complete list of indications, contraindications, precautions and warnings. For further information on DePuy Synthes Products, please contact your local DePuy Synthes Representative.