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Verathon gets European approval for single-use product

US medtech company Verathon has received EU approval for its disposable endoscope.

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The competition is heating up on the market for single-use pulmonary endoscopes, also called bronchoscopes.

US-based medtech company Verathon recently announced that it has received the CE mark certification for its disposable endoscope, Glidescope Bflex, which is used to examine airways.

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