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Catheters, Nasogastric, Irrigation

Definition : Nasogastric catheters designed to introduce nondrug fluids into the esophagus or stomach. These catheters usually consist of a single-lumen tube with end and/or side holes at their distal port; the proximal port is connected through a Luer lock to a syringe or water pumping system. Irrigation nasogastric catheters are used for stomach lavage procedures.

Entry Terms : "Nasogastric Irrigation Catheters" , "Irrigation Catheters" , "Catheters, Irrigation"

UMDC code : 18722

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Andersen Products Inc

Company Type: Parent

Andersen Products was founded in 1958. It began its medical business in Oyster Bay, New York in 1963 with the manufacture of a new design for a stomach tube. The need to sterilize these tubes led to the development of our Anprolene line of Ethylene Oxide sterilizers.

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.

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