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About this product

Division: International
Category: Hydrocephalus

The CODMAN® HAKIM® Precision Fixed Pressure valve is a shunt system assuring accuracy
and confidence through a durable ball in cone mechanism, available in 5 distinct operating
pressures to fit with your patient's specific needs.


Intended Use

The CODMAN® HAKIM® Precision Fixed Pressure Valve Systems in an implantable device that
generates a constant intra-ventricular pressure through a controlled CSF drainage, for the
management of hydrocephalus.

Features & Benefits

Features Benefits

The CODMAN® HAKIM® Precision Fixed Pressure Valve is available in eight basic configurations, and each of these configurations
can be purchased as a valve only or with an unitized ventricular catheter.

Offers flexibility to suit surgeon technique or patient needs.
Pumping reservoir allows for patency checks and access port
Suture holes for securing valve to the pericranium
Anti-reflux system to provide directional pumping
Ball-in-cone mechanical design to ease CSF flow through the valve and to ensure complete valve closure
Specially designed flat stainless steel spring ensure stability of operating pressure.
Integrated SIPHONGUARD® Device optional to prevent overdrainage
Please refer to the surgical technique guide or package inserts if included for a complete list of indications, contraindications, precautions and warnings. For further information on DePuy Synthes Products, please contact your local DePuy Synthes Representative .
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