nephrostomy catheter

nephrostomy catheter

a catheter used with percutaneous nephrostomy, as for drainage.
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In the two traditional procedures, the IR first implants a nephrostomy catheter to externally drain urine and in the second procedure exchanges the nephrostomy catheter for an internal ureteral stent to circumvent the blockage.
An indwelling JJ ureteral stent was placed and then the nephrostomy catheter was removed at the end of the procedure in all patients.
This can be done with percutaneous nephrostomy catheter placement or more definitively with cystectomy and ileal conduit [2].
The stenotic segment in the ureter did not allow passage of the ureteroscope, so a nephrostomy catheter (12 Fr) was placed.
We used pigtail catheter with side holes for the drainage of pyonephrotic kidney, although Canales BK et al20 recommended symmetric balloon nephrostomy catheter which combines strong drainage flow and strong retention strength, but this catheter is not easily available in the local market.
Following fluoroscopic and direct visual evidence of calculi clearance, an antegrade ureteric JJ stent and a 24F Malecot nephrostomy catheter were inserted.
Utilizes Percutaneous Introducer System,Catheter drainage percutaneous pigtail type set, 14 FR with IP needle, connector and dilator set,Pigtail radiopaque soft polyurethane nephrostomy catheter 20cm long (excluding the length of coil) 10F disposable and presterilised carrying an international authentication of quality like CE, BIS or FDA approval
In the two traditional procedures, the interventional radiologist first implants a nephrostomy catheter to externally drain urine and in the second procedure implants a nephroureteral "NU stent" to circumvent the blockage.
Percutaneous access has been indicated in procedures like Nephrostomy catheter drainage, Antegrade ureteral stenting, Treatment of ureteral strictures, Percutaneous endopyelotomy, Percutaneous endopyeloplasty, Percutaneous nephrolithotomy, Miniature percutaneous nephrolithotomy (Mini-Perc), Tubeless percutaneous nephrolithotomy, Perfusion chemolysis to dissolve and clear certain renal stones and Endoscopic resection and treatment of upper urinary tract urothelial tumors.