Announced the new advanced 490 series endoscopes showing the
highest ever image quality with Fuji Super CCD keeping a routine
class outer diameter.
Introduced new processor EPX-2200 with 150W Xenon lamp
together with highly ergonomic G5 type scopes.
The double balloon method enteroscopy was demonstrated by
Dr.Yamamoto of Jichi Medical School in Canada resulting in a
world wide reputation.
Introduced a distal end insertion type Sonoprobe
that allowed additional function of radial-scanning
ultrasonography to routine-use video endoscopes.
Announced the new system Sigma 400 that allowed use of the
world’s first 850K pixel CCD video endoscopes.
Introduced a price-competitive video endoscope series “88”
with the minimum necessary functions for use with a 75W halogen
lamp light source.
1995 Marketed a higher performance slim-caliber
ulrasonography system with radial and linear scanning combined
“Sonoprobe SP- 701,” which greatly contributed towards market
expansion of ultrasound probes for use through an endoscope
Started marketing the first cost-effective CCD video
endoscopy system EVE 200 with a halogen lamp.
Introduced the world’s first slim-caliber ultrasonography
system with radial and linear scanning combined “Sonoprobe
Debuted the world’s first 410K pixel CCD video
endoscopy system EVE 400.
Unveilded the world’s first flexible electronic video
Released an ultrasound diagnostic device for use in an
The “Sonoprobe System SP-101” allowed more accurate diagnosis of
lesions closer to interior digestive organ walls.
Marketed the EVG-HR, the first high resolution,
"super image" electronic video endoscope.
1986 Released the flexible hysteroscope HYS-FT
1985 Introduced the world’s first flexible hysteroscope HYS-FT
at Japan Society of Gynecologic and Obstetric Endoscopy.
Introduced Electronic Video Endoscopy System with the world
highest resolution at DDW, USA.
Introduced 5 fiberscopes, including a duodenoscope.
Including a duodenoscope for full-scale medical business.
Fujinon® launches its medical endoscopic business,
soon to be global in nature.
The first commercial product to be introduced was the
“double-bending” gastro-fiberscope, the model FG-D.
Dr. Inaba made the first international presentation of
Fujinon®’s endoscope at the 2nd World Congress of
Gastroenterology in Rome.
Fujinon® exhibited its first fiberscope at the 11th Japan
Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society.
1968 Prototyped a “double-bending”gastro-fiberscope.