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Bladder cancer and Photocure Technology™

Bladder cancer and Photocure Technology™

Based on our breakthrough photodynamic technology we have developed a unique product to aid in the diagnosis and management of non-muscle invasive bladder cancer.
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Step-by-step for Hexvix®

 

Hexvix® is instilled into the bladder through a catheter

 

Hexvix® is retained for 1 hour in the bladder

 

A cystoscopic examination follows in standard white light and in blue light

 

 

This is an example of the inside of a bladder with suspected bladder cancer after the use of Hexvix in standard white light (image to the left) and in blue light (image to the right).




Pictures courtesy of Dirk Zaak, Proffessor, 
Dep. of Urology; University of Munich