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Laser Feline Perineal Urethrostomy

Feline Perineal Urethrostomy

By William E. Schultz, DVM | December 2018

Although not as often as in the past, cats still develop urinary obstruction and urethrostomy is necessary. During a conventional scalpel procedure, visualization may be compromised due to hemorrhage from several areas. Therefore, in our clinic, we utilize our Aesculight CO2 laser for this procedure.

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Unauthorized use of Aesculight’s proprietary flexible fibers, handpieces, and laser tips

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LightScalpel Inc has just become aware that Cutting Edge Lasers, an importer of CO2 lasers from DEKA, Italy, is equipping DEKA CO2 lasers with LightScalpel’s proprietary Aesculight® brand flexible fibers, handpieces, and laser tips. We believe this is a classic “bait and switch” ploy, as Cutting Edge is not authorized to equip its DEKA lasers with genuine, new Aesculight® brand parts and accessories.

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Periodontal surgery is improved using CO2 laser

By Noel Berger DVM, MS, DABLS | November 2018

Using a CO2 laser for oral surgery is a revolutionary concept today just as using digital imaging instead of emulsion technology was 20 years ago. It can be difficult to imagine going back to using chemistries to process radiographs, and it may be just as difficult to imagine using cold, hard steel for oral surgery instead of using a CO2 laser for oral surgery!

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