From brain tumor ablation to leg vein treatment, OFS optical fiber solutions helps the medical industry address human medical needs on a daily basis.

Our HCXtreme® Optical Fiber technology addresses the problem of fiber failure due to tight bending under high peak power. In testing down to a 5 mm bend diameter, HCXtreme fibers continued to transmit power without breakage.

Related Applications & Procedures

  • Kidney stone ablation
  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
  • Laser lipolysis
  • Pulmonary vein ablation
  • Laser hair removal

Biocompatible Fibers with ETFE Buffer for Power Delivery Applications

Item Name Diameter in µm NA Item #
Core Clad Coating Buffer
200-22-HCX Fiber 200 240 270 375 0.22 F26445
272-22 HCX Fiber 272 299 330 400 0.22 F24748
365-22 HCX Fiber 365 400 430 550 0.22 F18940
365-22 HCL Fiber 365 400 430 550 0.22 BF05147
550-22 HCL Fiber 550 600 630 750 0.22 CF01493-53
940-22 HCL Fiber 940 1000 1035 1400 0.22 CF01493-54

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