Spectranetics Corporation (SPNC) Announces Reimbursement Approval for Laser-Assisted Lead Extraction in Japan  
7/20/2010 12:02:42 PM

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Spectranetics Corporation (Nasdaq:SPNC) today announced that the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare in Japan has approved product reimbursement to hospitals for the Spectranetics Laser Sheath (SLSĀ® II), which is used for the removal of problematic pacemaker and defibrillator cardiac leads.