Olympus Optical to distribute Diomed (UK) lasers in Japan:
This article was originally published in Clinica
Diomed (UK) has given Olympus Optical exclusive distribution rights to its surgical laser systems and accessories in Japan. The Diomed 25 system is already approved for sale in Japan and Olympus plans to seek regulatory approval for the Diomed 15 and 60 models. International leader in endoscopes with a 70% market share, Olympus will combine its scopes with the Diomed laser for a range of surgical procedures including treatment of BPH, which affects 50% of men over 50 in Japan, and gastrointestinal disorders.