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AngioDynamics Receives 510(k) Clearance for AlphaVac F1885 System in Treatment of PE

New Indication for Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism Enhances Device Utility in Critical Medical Scenarios

LATHAM, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– AngioDynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANGO), a leading and transformative medical technology company focused on restoring healthy blood flow in the body’s vascular system, expanding cancer treatment options and improving patient quality of life, today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the AlphaVac F1885 System for the treatment of pulmonary embolism (PE), enhancing its utility in critical medical scenarios such as PE.

PE affects around 900,000 people in the United States every year and is the third leading cause of cardiovascular mortality in the nation. Patients with sub-massive or intermediate-risk PE account for 35% to 55% of hospitalized patients with PE and have a mortality rate of 3% to 14%.

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