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Global Rigid Endoscopes Market Report and Forecast 2023-2031

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  • 160 Pages
  • July 2023
  • Region: Global
  • Expert Market Research
  • ID: 5855107
The global rigid endoscopes market value was USD 4.7 billion in 2022, driven by the increasing adoption of minimally invasive procedures and advancements in endoscopic technologies across the globe. The market size is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 6.96 % during the forecast period of 2023-2031 to achieve a value of USD 8.7 billion by 2031.

Rigid Endoscopes: Introduction

Rigid endoscopes are medical devices used for visualizing and accessing internal body cavities and organs. They are designed with a rigid tube-like structure that contains optical systems, such as lenses and fiber optic cables, to transmit light and images. Rigid endoscopes are commonly used in various medical specialties, including urology, gynecology, orthopedics, ENT (ear, nose, and throat), and general surgery. The introduction of rigid endoscopes revolutionized minimally invasive procedures by providing healthcare professionals with a direct visual examination of the internal structures, enabling precise diagnosis and treatment. These devices offer high-resolution imaging, superior illumination, and a wide field of view, allowing for detailed visualization of tissues, organs, and anatomical abnormalities.

Key Trends in the Global Rigid Endoscopes Market

Some key trends in the rigid endoscopes market include:

  • Technological Advancements: The market is witnessing continuous advancements in endoscopic technologies, such as high-definition imaging systems, 3D visualization, and enhanced image processing algorithms. These advancements improve image quality, enhance visualization, and provide more accurate diagnostic information
  • Miniaturization and Portability: There is a growing demand for smaller, more compact rigid endoscopes that offer better maneuverability and ease of use. Miniaturization enables access to challenging anatomical areas and allows for less invasive procedures
  • Integration of Additional Features: Rigid endoscopes are increasingly being integrated with additional features such as video recording and documentation capabilities. This allows for better documentation of procedures, sharing of images and videos for educational purposes, and improved communication among healthcare professionals
  • Disposable or Single-Use Endoscopes: The market is witnessing a rise in the demand for disposable or single-use endoscopes. These endoscopes eliminate the need for reprocessing, reducing the risk of cross-contamination and improving efficiency in healthcare settings
  • Increasing Adoption in Emerging Economies: The adoption of rigid endoscopes is growing in emerging economies, driven by the increasing prevalence of chronic diseases, improving healthcare infrastructure, and rising awareness about minimally invasive procedures
  • Specialized Endoscopes: There is a growing demand for specialized endoscopes designed for specific medical procedures. For example, specialized endoscopes for laparoscopy, arthroscopy, and neuroendoscopy offer enhanced visualization and improved surgical outcomes

Global Rigid Endoscopes Market Segmentations

Market Breakup Product Type
  • Laparoscopes
  • Arthroscopes
  • Ureteroscopes
  • Cystoscopes
  • Gynecology Endoscopes
  • Neuroendoscopes
  • Bronchoscopes
  • Hysteroscopes
  • Laryngoscopes
  • Sinuscopes
  • Otoscopes
  • Sigmoidoscopes
  • Pharygnoscopes
  • Duodenoscopes
  • Nasopharygnoscopes
  • Rhinoscopes
  • Others

Market Breakup by Applications

  • Nose
  • Urinary Bladder
  • Abdomen
  • Others

Market Breakup by End User

  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Diagnostic Centres
  • Others

Market Breakup by Region

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
  • Middle East and Africa

Global Rigid Endoscopes Market Scenario

The market for rigid endoscopes has experienced significant growth in recent years due to the increasing adoption of minimally invasive procedures and advancements in endoscopic technologies. Rigid endoscopes are widely used in various medical specialties, including urology, gastroenterology, gynecology, orthopedics, and otolaryngology, among others.

Rigid endoscopes offer several advantages over traditional open surgeries, such as reduced invasiveness, shorter recovery times, lower risks of complications, and improved patient comfort. They enable healthcare professionals to visualize internal structures and perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures with precision.

The market is characterized by intense competition among key players, leading to continuous innovations and technological advancements. Manufacturers are focusing on developing high-definition imaging systems, 3D visualization capabilities, and integration with additional features such as video recording and documentation. There is also a growing demand for disposable or single-use endoscopes, which eliminate the need for reprocessing and enhance infection control measures.

Geographically, the market for rigid endoscopes is expanding across various regions, with a particular emphasis on emerging economies. Factors such as improving healthcare infrastructure, rising healthcare expenditure, and growing awareness about minimally invasive procedures contribute to market growth in these regions.

In summary, the market for rigid endoscopes is witnessing significant growth due to the increasing preference for minimally invasive procedures, technological advancements, and the expanding application of endoscopy in various medical specialties. The market is highly competitive and characterized by continuous innovations to enhance image quality, functionality, and patient outcomes.

Global Rigid Endoscopes Market: Competitor Landscape

The key features of the market report include patent analysis, grants analysis, clinical trials analysis, funding and investment analysis, partnerships, and collaborations analysis by the leading key players. The major companies in the market are as follows:
  • B. Braun Melsungen AG
  • CONMED Corp
  • FUJIFILM Holdings Corp
  • Integrated Endoscopy Inc
  • NeoScope Inc
  • Olympus Corp
  • Smith & Nephew Plc
  • Stryker Corp
*The publisher always strives to provide you with the latest information. The numbers in the article are only indicative and may be different from the actual report.

Table of Contents

1 Preface
1.1 Objectives of the Study
1.2 Key Assumptions
1.3 Report Coverage - Key Segmentation and Scope
1.4 Research Methodology
2 Executive Summary
3 Global Rigid Endoscopes Market Overview
3.1 Global Rigid Endoscopes Market Historical Value (2016-2022)
3.2 Global Rigid Endoscopes Market Forecast Value (2023-2031)
4 Global Rigid Endoscopes Market Dynamics
4.1 Market Drivers and Constraints
4.2 SWOT Analysis
4.3 Porter’s Five Forces Model
4.4 Key Demand Indicators
4.5 Key Price Indicators
4.6 Industry Events, Initiatives, and Trends
4.7 Value Chain Analysis
5 Global Rigid Endoscopes Market Segmentation
5.1 Global Rigid Endoscopes Market Product Type
5.1.1 Market Overview
5.1.2 Laparoscopes
5.1.3 Arthroscopes
5.1.4 Ureteroscopes
5.1.5 Cystoscopes
5.1.6 Gynaecology Endoscopes
5.1.7 Neuroendoscopes
5.1.8 Bronchoscopes
5.1.9 Hysteroscopes
5.1.10 Laryngoscopes
5.1.11 Sinuscopes
5.1.12 Otoscopes
5.1.13 Sigmoidoscopes
5.1.14 Pharygnoscopes
5.1.15 Duodenoscopes
5.1.16 Nasopharygnoscopes
5.1.17 Rhinoscopes
5.1.18 Others
5.2 Global Rigid Endoscopes Market by Applications
5.2.1 Market Overview
5.2.2 Nose
5.2.3 Urinary Bladder
5.2.4 Abdomen
5.2.5 Others
5.3 Global Rigid Endoscopes Market by End User
5.3.1 Market Overview
5.3.2 Hospitals
5.3.3 Clinics
5.3.4 Diagnostic Centres
5.3.5 Others
5.4 Global Rigid Endoscopes Market by Region
5.4.1 Market Overview
5.4.2 North America
5.4.3 Europe
5.4.4 Asia Pacific
5.4.5 Latin America
5.4.6 Middle East and Africa
6 North America Rigid Endoscopes Market
6.1 Market Share by Country
6.2 United States of America
6.3 Canada
7 Europe Rigid Endoscopes Market
7.1 Market Share by Country
7.2 United Kingdom
7.3 Germany
7.4 France
7.5 Italy
7.6 Others
8 Asia Pacific Rigid Endoscopes Market
8.1 Market Share by Country
8.2 China
8.3 Japan
8.4 India
8.6 Australia
8.7 Others
9 Latin America Rigid Endoscopes Market
9.1 Market Share by Country
9.2 Brazil
9.3 Argentina
9.4 Mexico
9.5 Others
10 Middle East and Africa Rigid Endoscopes Market
10.1 Market Share by Country
10.2 Saudi Arabia
10.3 United Arab Emirates
10.4 Nigeria
10.5 South Africa
10.6 Others
11 Patent Analysis
11.1 Analysis by Type of Patent
11.2 Analysis by Publication year
11.3 Analysis by Issuing Authority
11.4 Analysis by Patent Age
11.5 Analysis by CPC Analysis
11.6 Analysis by Patent Valuation
11.7 Analysis by Key Players
12 Grants Analysis
12.1 Analysis by year
12.2 Analysis by Amount Awarded
12.3 Analysis by Issuing Authority
12.4 Analysis by Grant Application
12.5 Analysis by Funding Institute
12.6 Analysis by NIH Departments
12.7 Analysis by Recipient Organization
13 Funding Analysis
13.1 Analysis by Funding Instances
13.2 Analysis by Type of Funding
13.3 Analysis by Funding Amount
13.4 Analysis by Leading Players
13.5 Analysis by Leading Investors
13.6 Analysis by Geography
14 Partnership and Collaborations Analysis
14.1 Analysis by Partnership Instances
14.2 Analysis by Type of Partnership
14.3 Analysis by Leading Players
14.4 Analysis by Geography
15 Regulatory Framework
15.1 Regulatory Overview
15.1.1 US FDA
15.1.2 EU EMA
15.1.5 Others
16 Supplier Landscape
16.1 B. Braun Melsungen AG
16.1.1 Financial Analysis
16.1.2 Product Portfolio
16.1.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
16.1.4 Mergers and Acquisition
16.1.5 Certifications
16.2 CONMED Corp.
16.2.1 Financial Analysis
16.2.2 Product Portfolio
16.2.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
16.2.4 Mergers and Acquisition
16.2.5 Certifications
16.3 FUJIFILM Holdings Corp.
16.3.1 Financial Analysis
16.3.2 Product Portfolio
16.3.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
16.3.4 Mergers and Acquisition
16.3.5 Certifications
16.4 Integrated Endoscopy Inc.
16.4.1 Financial Analysis
16.4.2 Product Portfolio
16.4.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
16.4.4 Mergers and Acquisition
16.4.5 Certifications
16.5.1 Financial Analysis
16.5.2 Product Portfolio
16.5.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
16.5.4 Mergers and Acquisition
16.5.5 Certifications
16.6 NeoScope Inc.
16.6.1 Financial Analysis
16.6.2 Product Portfolio
16.6.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
16.6.4 Mergers and Acquisition
16.6.5 Certifications
16.7 Olympus Corp.
16.7.1 Financial Analysis
16.7.2 Product Portfolio
16.7.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
16.7.4 Mergers and Acquisition
16.7.5 Certifications
16.8 Smith & Nephew Plc.
16.8.1 Financial Analysis
16.8.2 Product Portfolio
16.8.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
16.8.4 Mergers and Acquisition
16.8.5 Certifications
16.9 Stryker Corp.
16.9.1 Financial Analysis
16.9.2 Product Portfolio
16.9.3 Demographic Reach and Achievements
16.9.4 Mergers and Acquisition
16.9.5 Certifications
17 Global Rigid Endoscopes Market - Distribution Model (Additional Insight)
17.1 Overview
17.2 Potential Distributors
17.3 Key Parameters for Distribution Partner Assessment
18 Key Opinion Leaders (KOL) Insights (Additional Insight)
19 Company Competitiveness Analysis (Additional Insight)
19.1 Very Small Companies
19.2 Small Companies
19.3 Mid-Sized Companies
19.4 Large Companies
19.5 Very Large Companies
20 Payment Methods (Additional Insight)
20.1 Government Funded
20.2 Private Insurance
20.3 Out-of-Pocket
  • *Additional insights provided are customisable as per client requirements.

Companies Mentioned

  • B. Braun Melsungen AG
  • CONMED Corp.
  • FUJIFILM Holdings Corp.
  • Integrated Endoscopy Inc.
  • NeoScope Inc.
  • Olympus Corp.
  • Smith & Nephew Plc.
  • Stryker Corp.



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