SpyGlass™ DS

Direct Visualization System

Spyglass DS single operator use for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
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SpyGlass DS Animation
SpyGlass DS integrated controller, with plug and play set up
Fragmenting a large stone using the laser
View of biopsy in biliary duct using the SpyGlass DS System
The SpyGlass DS System allows a single operator to perform procedures as well as guide devices to examine, diagnose and treat pancreaticobiliary conditions.
This animation shows direct visualization and the use of accessory devices for diagnostic and therapeutic applications during endoscopic procedures in the pancreaticobiliary system.
The SpyGlass DS System integrated controller fits on standard ERCP cart and features a plug and play set up.
Fragmenting a large stone using the SpyGlass DS System laser.
Biopsy in biliary duct using the SpyGlass DS System.

Digital + Simple = DS
The SpyGlass DS System, used for cholangiopancreatoscopy, is designed to optimize procedural efficiency and productivity with improved ease of setup, ease of use and image quality.

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Product Details

SpyGlass DS Infographic
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This new system may enable:

  • High resolution direct imaging and therapy
  • Biopsy targeting
  • Stone fragmentation
  • More efficient evaluations*
  • Reduced need for additional testing or repeat procedures
  • Use as an extension of an ERCP procedure

Features & Benefits

SpyGlass™ DS Direct Visualization System

Single-use scope

  • Eliminates optical probe reprocessing
  • Reduces risk of cross-contamination and image degradation over multiple uses

Integrated digital sensor

  • Higher resolution image quality and 60% wider field of view for efficient evaluation of ducts*
  • Consistent articulation direction and accessory exit point

Dedicated irrigation & aspiration connections

  • Enabling greater physician control to efficiently clear field of view

Redesigned therapeutic channel

Tapered catheter tip

  • Atraumatic design may assist with cannulation and traversing tight strictures
SpyGlass DS single-use scope

Ease of Use

Smaller Footprint

  • Single unit for camera and light source.
  • Fits on any standard ERCP cart for easy access and ability to use whenever indicated, even if not pre-planned.

Single connection

  • Faster ‘plug and play’ setup with automatic light control and preset focus and white balance*

Automatic light control with 2 independent LEDs

  • Automatically adjusts illumination based on visual environment to optimize in both small and dilated ducts

*vs first generation SpyGlass System

Enhanced Visualization

SpyGlass DS provides visualization and access for diagnostic and therapeutic applications, including:
  • Biliary System Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer 
  • Bile Duct Cancer 
  • Gallbladder Cancer 
  • Intraductal Pancreatic Mucinous Tumor (IPMT) 
  • Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas (IPMN)
  • Choledocholithiasis and Cholelithiasis (Gallstones) 
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC) 
  • Pancreatitis
  • Indeterminate Pancreatic Strictures/Masses
  • Pancreatic Stones/Debris
  • Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Tumors of the Pancreas (IPMT)
  • Biliary papillomatosis


     Visit our GuidePoint Reimbursement site and find the SpyGlass DS System Coding & Payment Reference

Learn about our Reimbursement programs such as webinars, coding and payment information, and how to contact our Reimbursement Help Desk.