The unique anti-migration technology aids in reducing the risk of reinterventions. The fully covered atraumatic anchoring fins securely hold the device within the duct.
- Reported migration rate average of 0.2%1
- GORE® VIABIL® Biliary Endoprosthesis is the only fully covered metal stent with anti-migration technology proven to reduce the risk of reintervention
- Replacement device of identical dimensions for use with the patient whose device migrates within one year post implantation
- W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. Migration Summary for GORE® VIABIL® Biliary Endoprosthesis and BOSTON SCIENTIFIC WALLFLEX Biliary RX Fully Covered Stent. Flagstaff, AZ: W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc; 2017. [Literature Summary]. AW0010-EN3.