The endoscope is a way to add innovation to medical science and technology. The endoscope is an instrument which provides doctor and the health experts ease to operate and examine their patients without invading them internally. The endoscope has many accessories associated with them, these are called spare parts of the endoscope. The endoscope accessories are replaceable and can be made available in online stores or any local medical instrument shop.
The endoscope consists of several endoscopic accessories. These are listed below:
- Bending Rubber- This endoscope accessory provides flexibility to the endoscope. The bending rubber can be damaged due to improper handling or if it comes in contact with any sharp objects. The leakage in bending rubber can cause invading of fluid, hence increase the chances of growing germs.
- A thin long insertion tube- This endoscope accessory is a long tube-like structure that is inserted inside the gastro track at one end of which the camera is attached and is operated from outside.
- A lens or lens system- This endoscope accessories is a rod lens that helps to provide a high contrast image of the gastrointestinal tract.
- Bending section mesh- This endoscope accessory is a braid of stainless steel that is a layer in between the bending rubber and the bending section of the endoscope. This bending section mesh can be damaged due to excessive torque on it. So, proper handling of these endoscope accessories is advisable to prevent any kind of damage.
There are many endoscope accessories rather than mentioned above, for instance, view heads and button, endoscope O-rings, endoscope angulation, endoscope coil pipe assembly components, endoscope light guide bundles etc. These endoscope accessories are replaceable and can be available in the market. Then why are you waiting to just replace your damaged parts with the new accessory available to you?