MINNETONKA, Minn.—American Medical Systems (AMS) has launched the MoXy Liquid Cooled Fiber for laser treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

Designed to be used with the recently launched GreenLight XPS (Xcelerated Performance System) 180 Watt laser, the MoXy fiber, with its Active Cooling Cap technology, uses 360-degree saline flow to maintain the temperature of the fiber tip for dramatically increased fiber longevity, according to an AMS press release.

This combination is 50% faster in vaporization speed than the GreenLight HPS (High Performance System) 120 Watt system, significantly reducing treatment time and operative cost, according to AMS. The new system maintains the same safety profile as the proven GreenLight HPS and PV systems, even with the increase in power, the company said.

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