Global Enteral Stents Market 2017-2021
About Enteral Stents
Enteral stents are used to maintain the lumen of hollow vessels, organs, and ducts. A broad range of stents are available in the market for inserting in the GI tract in case of gastrointestinal stricture, colonic malignant obstruction, esophageal malignancy, and malignant or benign bile duct. Enteral stents help to open up passage for bodily fluids and other content such as food or to hold the channels open during surgery. These devices are made of artificially-engineered material for in-body placement that rarely causes serious health problem to the patient.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the global enteral stents market to grow at a CAGR of 3.78% during the period 2017-2021.
Covered in this report
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global enteral stents market 2017-2021. The report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Enteral Stents Market 2017-2021
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global enteral stents market: Boston Scientific, Cook Medical, ELLA-CS, Merit Medical Systems, M.I. Tech, and Taewoong Medical.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: BVM Medical, Changzhou Health Microport Medical Device, ENDO-FLEX, and Georg Pauldrach.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is Emergence of biodegradable enteral stents. For decades, the stents being used for treating malignant strictures, gastrointestinal, and the cancer associated with duodenal, colon, and esophageal. The usage of the stenting procedures is quite common for the palliative treatment of gastroduodenal obstructions due to malignant neoplasms, bowel cancer and esophageal strictures.”
According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is Rising ubiquity of chronic cancer. The growing popularity of sedentary lifestyle such as increase intake of unhealthy diet and physical activity promotes the prevalence of hypertension, blood glucose, and obesity. Significant rise in the mortality and morbidity due to various chronic diseases such colon cancer, esophageal cancer, rectal cancer, gastroduodenal obstruction, and various other urology-related chronic disorders is increasing the healthcare expenditure.
Further, the report states that one of the major factors hindering the growth of this market is Complications associated with enteral stenting. Numerous complications are associated with enteral stents as the procedure involves endoscopy to evaluate the anatomy with the help of fluoroscopy. Early complications include perforation, stent migration, fever, intra-procedural complications. In few cases, it may require hospitalization due to severe pain. In some cases, complications involve distal stent migration, bleeding, stent obstruction, late perforation, and fistula formation.
Boston Scientific, Cook Medical, ELLA-CS, Merit Medical Systems, M.I. Tech, Taewoong Medical, BVM Medical, Changzhou Health Microport Medical Device, ENDO-FLEX, and Georg Pauldrach.