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Catheters, Vascular, Angiography, Peripheral

Definition : Angiographic vascular catheters designed to inject a large bolus of contrast media into the aorta, minimizing trauma during injection. Typically, these catheters include a long, tapered pigtail configuration to reduce the flow of contrast medium from the end hole; they have several side holes near the tip for even dispersion of the contrast medium. Peripheral angiographic catheters are used to visualize the distal aorta, the iliac and femoral arteries, and other secondary vessels in studies of circulation in the lower limbs.

Entry Terms : "Peripheral Angiography Catheters" , "Multipurpose-Straight Catheters" , "Shepherd Catheters" , "Mikaelsson Catheters" , "Amplatz Catheters" , "Cobra Catheters" , "Pigtail Catheters"

UMDC code : 18659

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Boston Scientific Corp

Company Type: Parent

In 1969, fascinated by the possibility of bringing pioneering medical devices and treatments to patients across the world, John Abele joined Medi-Tech, a company that was developing alternatives to traditional surgery. Pete Nicholas was looking for an investment, and when he met John, the pieces came together.

Medtronic Inc

Company Type: Parent

At Medtronic, we're changing the face of chronic disease. By working closely with physicians around the world, we create therapies to help patients do things they never thought possible.

Merit Medical Systems Inc

Company Type: Parent

Merit Medical Systems, Inc. is a worldwide designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices used in interventional and diagnostic procedures, particularly in cardiology, radiology and endoscopy.

Millar Instruments Inc

Company Type: Parent

Millar Instruments develops innovative catheter-based, sensing technology used in clinical diagnosis and medical research.

PediaVascular Inc

Company Type: Parent

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