ATEC® Breast Biopsy System for Ultrasound

ATEC® Breast Biopsy System for Ultrasound

for Price / Quote
for Documentation
for Questions

A proven solution that enables physicians to provide an efficient, accurate and compassionate ultrasound breast biopsy.

Hologic is dedicated to being the leader in comprehensive solutions for ultrasound-guided breast biopsy. The ATEC breast biopsy system for ultrasound is just one of our several outstanding clinical intervention options.
Our flagship ATEC vacuum-assisted breast biopsy system is an all-in-one platform designed for use under ultrasound, MRI, stereotactic and 3D™-image guidance. It provides physicians a fast, safe and simple way to perform minimally invasive breast biopsy procedures.
The ATEC system delivers the precision and control required with ultrasound-guidance and is FDA cleared for partial and complete removal of benign breast tissue.

The ATEC system is:

- Multiple tissues samples with a single insertion.
- Tissue acquisition occurs every 4.5 seconds, typically lasting less than 30 seconds total.1
- Easily delivers local anesthetic without interruption.
- Combination of saline lavage and consistent aspiration helps ensure a core with every cycle.²

- Closed system reduces contamination risk.
- Fully disposable device and tubing minimize staff and patient exposure to biohazards.

- Simple one minute setup and clean-up.
- No software required for user to program or operate the console.

- Saline lavage: Helps ensure consistent retrieval of high quality tissue samples.
- Y-Valve: Enables physicians to automatically or manually deliver local anesthetic directly to the biopsy site without interrupting the procedure.

- Standard ATEC biopsy device:
- Gauge: 9 or 12 gauge
- Length: 9 or 12 cm
- Aperture: 20 mm

- ATEC ultrasound introducer
Designed to improve access to the biopsy site under ultrasound guidance, offering additional simplicity in marker deployment with any of our end-deploy ultrasound site markers.
References: 1. K042290 2. Internal testing performed at Hologic and maintained in PLM system

The Corporate Village, Building Caprese, 8th floor, Da Vincilaan 5
+32 2 711 46 80