IEC 60601-2-18:1990 Withdrawn

Medical electrical equipment. Part 2: Particular requirements for the safety of endoscopic equipment.


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This standard specifies requirements for the safety of endoscopic equipment and integrated instrumentation used for medical diagnosis and therapy. It is subdivided into five applications concerning endoscopes for (a) direct visualization, (b) integration with thermocautery or (c) lithotrite, (d) electrosurgery and (e) other specialized endoscopes.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date1990-09-05
Available language(s)English/French
TC/SCTC 62/SC 62D - Electromedical equipmentrss
ICS11.040.50 - Radiographic equipment
File size1702 KB

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