Glidewire | definition of glidewire by Medical dictionary
A hydrophilic or lubricated guidewire, generally used in the urinary tract.
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It builds on our proven performance in urologic access with the Glidewire
Hydrophilic Guidewire and demonstrates our commitment to the urology space.
Feed 035" glidewire
into the TJ tube and take pictures of insertion until reached tip of TJ.
over a Glidewire
Gold Tip (Boston Scientific; Natick, Mass.
Advantage peripheral guidewire in the United States and Canada.
While antegrade placement always entailed use of a Bard Deluxe Guidewire PEG system, in 17% of cases, an additional snare kit was used; also, additional Amplatz and Glidewires
were frequently used.