Intraoperative Structure Update

Software version: 1.0
Revision: 1.1
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Surface Shaping

General Information

Some objects provide limitations for the software in successfully and accurately calculating the surface.

Only smooth organic shapes are processed by the algorithm. Sharp, pointed shapes are not suitable and give inaccurate results.

Shape Compatibility Overview

The table below shows how different shapes are supported by the application:

Surface Shape Type Example Supported?



Slightly convex


Deeply convex

Supported with limitations

Acute edges

Not supported

Errors may occur around the highlighted areas

Article No. 60917-52EN

Date of publication: 2018-01-18