Appleton Medical Services has entered into a sales and distribution agreement with BSD Medical, under which Appleton will distribute BSD Medical's MicroThermX Microwave Ablation products.
The MicroThermX Microwave Ablation System is a compact, mobile system that includes a microwave generator, single-patient-use disposable antennas and a thermistor-based temperature monitoring system.
The MicroThermX utilizes phased array technology for providing uniform zones of ablation during a single procedure.
The agreement provides Appleton the rights to market the MicroThermX line of products in the states of Missouri, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Mississippi, Arkansas, Kansas, Iowa, Nebraska and Texas.
MicroThermX has received the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearence and CE mark.