Indications: For the drainage of body fluids including ascites, urine and pleural fluid. For insertion into, but not restricted to, the abdominal cavity, chest and urinary bladder using a ‘direct stab’ technique combined with aspiration and/or ultrasound guidance.
CE MARKED, PURPOSE DESIGNED DEVICE, designed specifically for paracentesis/drainage of abdominal ascites and other drainage applications which avoids the risks of inappropriate use of non specific devices such as generic suprapubic drains.
SOFT, KINK FREE 6FG catheter material, improves patient comfort and prevents unnecessary catheter blockage caused by thin walled materials.
1CM CATHETER MARKINGS to aid safer, controlled insertion.
SOFT INTEGRAL STITCH PLATE combined with flexible tube support, provides simple, secure fixation after insertion.
SILICONISED NEEDLE SET to aid needle withdrawal, improving ease of insertion and reducing patient discomfort.
INTEGRAL STITCH PLATE combined with flexible tube support, provides simple, secure fixation after insertion.
REMOVABLE NEEDLE CAP permits aspiration to aid correct placement during insertion.
|Size - FG||6|
|Method of Insertion||Over needle|
|Needle size G||18|
|Manufactured without natural latex||Yes|
|Units per carton||5|
|NHSSC Order Code||FSW486|
|CH2 use only||1969125|
|USL use only||No|
|Country of Manufacture||United Kingdom|