US Endoscopy announces full market release of the Torrent™ irrigation pump

MENTOR, OHIO — OCTOBER 8, 2018 — US Endoscopy, a leader in endoscopy device design and manufacturing, announces the release of the Torrent irrigation pump. The new Torrent irrigation pump completes the existing line of Torrent® irrigation solutions (including the 24-hour Torrent® irrigation tubing and single-patient use scope connectors) and is designed for endoscopic irrigation in conjunction with an endoscope water jet and working channels.


Irrigation is recognized as an important part of a gastrointestinal procedure to clear any debris (i.e. blood, stool, etc.) from the mucosal wall. The durable, Torrent irrigation pump is designed to provide physicians with a hands-free option for irrigation during gastrointestinal endoscopic procedures allowing for a complete examination. The compact irrigation pump has also been optimized to provide consistent flow rates when used in conjunction with the 24-hour Torrent® irrigation tubing and single patient use Torrent® scope connectors.


“Our Customers are looking for a total solution to support their intraprocedural irrigation needs,” says Tony Siracusa, Vice President and General Manager of US Endoscopy. “The addition of the Torrent irrigation pump to our consumable solutions was the next natural step in allowing US Endoscopy to become a dependable, sole source provider for our Customers.”

About US Endoscopy
US Endoscopy, a subsidiary of STERIS Corporation, is a leader in endoscopy device design and manufacturing, serving the U.S. and international gastrointestinal endoscopy Customers. By listening and delivering solutions in the field of endoscopy, our unique lines of devices provide better, more enhanced product options for GI clinicians. A significant and growing portion of sales are from endoscopic devices created by the company's new product development team with the guidance and direction of physicians and nurses worldwide. For more information, visit

About STERIS Corporation
The mission of STERIS Corporation is to help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe. For more information, visit

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