EXCOR® Adult is a mechanical circulatory support system that provides short- to long-term assistance of the failing left and/ or right ventricle. EXCOR® has performed well in several thousand cases with proven benefits and safety. It is indicated for adults with severe heart failure. These patients profit directly from the improved hemodynamics as a result of the circulation provided by the device. The end organ function is often improved significantly and even normalized in patients with profound cardiogenic shock.
With the Excor mobile driving system the patients are able to master their everyday tasks, pursue their hobbies and move freely, in- and outdoors.
|Article no.||Pump volume [ml]||Connector diameter [Ø mm]||Remark|
|Blood pumps with PU valves|
|Blood pumps with tilting-disk valves|
|Blood pumps with bileaflet valves|
|Blood Pump Characteristics|
|Casing material||Polyurethane, transparent for permanent visual inspection|
|Coating||Carmeda® BioActive heparin coating|
|Pump membrane||Triple-layer membrane|
|De-airing port||For air removal after pump connection|
|Pump valves||Tri-leaflet polyurethane (PU) valves, tilting disk valves or
|Weight||120 g to 140 g (50 ml / 80 ml pump)|