The Tearduct catheter is
a tipless balloon catheter
and engineered for maximum steering and tracking. The Coaxial shaft design
provides enhanced column strength and pushability combined with a flexible
distal tip optimum steerability.
A platinum image marker band is placed under the distal part of the
balloon for clear identification under fluoroscopy.
NuMED balloons have an ability to conform to vessel shape while
maintaining maximum inflation pressure. This reduces trauma to delicate
The usable length of the catheter is 20cm. Other usable lengths are
possible and available on request.
The devices listed have CE mark approval. Any
customer or distributor outside of the EU will be subject to their
individual country's regulations in regards to the importation and sale of
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