Loose seeds for brain tumor treatment
This seed is intended for the temporary or permanent treatment of localized brain tumors. These include small circumscribed glial tumors of WHO graded I-IV (Astrocytoma, Ependymoma, Oligodendroglioma, Glioblastoma and other central nervous system tumors) as well as in brain metastases.
IsoSeed® I25.S17plus features a full size silver marker and has been designed for good visibility under MR and CT. The sterile and loose IsoSeeds are implanted using closed double catheters with an inner diameter of ≥ 1 mm.
Quality “Made in Germany”
The seed production at Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG is performed at the manufacturing facility in Berlin, Germany. It operates under strict quality and regulatory standards. Each single IsoSeed® is required to pass rigorous quality inspections at every production stage before proceeding to the next step.
Calibration to NIST
The certified source strength of IsoSeed® is based on air kerma measurements. The source strength of IsoSeed® I25.S17plus is calibrated traceable to the primary SK,N99 standard of the NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology).
The titanium capsule of IsoSeed® is made of implant grade material. The finished products have been tested for biocompatibility.
On Time Delivery
Due to its localization in the heart of Europe and intelligent stock management, Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG is able to provide IsoSeed® quickly and reliably worldwide, allowing flexible patient scheduling.
Reliable & Competent Service
Eckert & Ziegler Medical is a brachytherapy provider whose staff consists of experienced application specialists and service technicians, supported by an extensive network of technical/clinical experts. Eckert & Ziegler Medical staff is available to answer inquiries related to seed implantation.
Patient Information Leaflets (PIL)
Patient Information Leaflets (PIL) in different languages can be found here.
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