Continuous Irrigation 3-Way Balloon Catheter (use with Guidewire)
This Continuous Irrigation Balloon Catheter with central opening from Uromed allows for continuous irrigation and is specifically designed to inserted along the urethra using a guidewire. Practically beneficial when catheter access is obstructed and a guidewire can be inserted through to the bladder
Features of the Continuous Irrigation 3-Way Balloon Catheter (use with Guidewire) include:
- Pure silicone
- Conical with central open tip
- 3-way catheter
- 2 large, staggered drainage eyelets
- length 43 cm
- Short, non-kinking tip
- High irrigation and drainage capacity
- Radiopaque tip
- Available in sizes 18CH-24CH
- Central hole for guidewire size 0,035''/0,89 mm
A 3-Way Catheter sits in the bladder, held in place by a balloon, has the capacity to "irrigate" through an irrigation channel, as well as offering simultaneous outflow through a drainage channel. Continuous irrigation catheters can also assist to cleanse the bladder of sediment or when cystitis occurs and there is a need to cleanse the bladder. Additionally these catheters can be used on male patients post-surgery of the bladder or prostate as a tamponade, or as immediate relief to bladder outlet obstruction.
All Uromed catheters are made from high quality pure silicone, Uromed are specialists in drainage aids for incontinence care with over 50 years experience in leading catheter technology.