guide catheter


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guide catheter

A catheter that makes it easier to enter that vessel with other devices or instruments. Guide catheters are used to facilitate the placement of lasers, stents, and balloons for angioplasty.
See also: catheter
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PTCA Guide Catheter - Speciality curves - assorted shapes and sizes (Terumo, Abbott, Medtronic)
the consultation covers 41 lots divided into 12 classes of products: - class a - dilatation catheters, - class b - micro-catheters, - class c - devices for embolisation, - class d - devices for thrombolysis, Vena cava filter and radiofrequency devices, - class e - gastroenterology, - class f - guide catheters, - class g - guides and micro guides, - class h - accessories, - class i - uncovered stents - nitinol - self-expanding, - class j - covered stents, - class k - carotid and intracranial stents, - class l - percutaneous aortic valves.
Provision of guides and guide catheters for different procedures of the hemodynamics service.
51/2016 hup - catheters, guide catheters, guides and microguides, microcatheter and materials for diagnostic radiology gastrostomy.
introducer sheath with a hemostatic valve femoral; Second guide catheters for coronary intervention 6F; Third super-slim PTCA wire - standard with a balance of flexibility and support; Marking the fourth super-slim PTCA wires; 5th super-slim PTCA wires with a hydrophilic polymer enclosure; 6th balloon dilatation catheters, coronary predilatacn; 7th balloon dilatation catheters recanalization; 8th balloon dilatation catheters, coronary high postdilatacn; 9th coronary stents drug DES 1; 10th coronary stents drug DES 2; 11th coronary stents drug DES 3 12.
Guide Catheters, standard, distal access, intracranial access;