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The Swan-Ganz balloon flotation catheter was introduced in clinical use by H. J. C. Swan and William Ganz in Since then, the catheter has been used in. Swan-Ganz catheter see swan-ganz catheter. Tenckhoff catheter a cuffed silicone catheter that is permanently inserted into the abdominal cavity for infusion of. Definición. La Medicina Intensiva o El Cuidado Crí- tico, es una rama de la un catéter (ver notas en monitoriza- ros catéteres de Swan Ganz, de la pre-.

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Pigtail catheter definition of pigtail catheter by Medical dictionary https: These catheters are not self-retaining. Amplatz coronary catheter a J-shaped angiographic catheter used as an alternative to a Judkins coronary catheter in coronary arteriography. Such catheters may have preformed ends to facilitate selective locating as in a renal or coronary vessel from a remote entry site. They may be named according to the site of entry and destination, such as femoral-renal and brachial-coronary.

An arterial catheter also may be inserted for x-ray studies of the arterial system and for delivery of chemotherapeutic agents directly gsnz the arterial supply of malignant tumors. The pressure-sensitive balloon may be used to facilitate hemodynamic monitoring.

Braasch bulb catheter a bulb-tipped ureteral catheter used for dilation and determination of the inner diameter of the ureter. Brockenbrough transseptal catheter a specialized cardiac catheter with a curved steel inner needle that can puncture the interatrial septum; used to catheterize the left ventricle when the aortic valve cannot be crossed in a retrograde approach. Broviac catheter a central venous catheter similar to the Hickman catheter but with a smaller lumen.

See also cardiac catheterization. Castillo catheter a cardiac catheter similar to an Amplatz coronary catheter in shape and use, but shorter and introduced via the brachial artery.

See also central venous catheterization. Cournand catheter a cardiac catheter with a single end hole; used for pressure measurement, usually in the right heart.

DeLee catheter a catheter used to suction meconium and amniotic debris from the nasopharynx and oropharynx of neonates. Called also prostatic catheter.


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Fogarty catheter a type of balloon-tip catheter used to remove thrombi and emboli from blood vessels.

Foley catheter an indwelling catheter retained in the bladder by ddfinicion balloon inflated with air or liquid; see illustration. Three separate lumens are incorporated within the round shaft of the catheter for drainage of urine, inflation, and introduction of irrigating solutions into the bladder. Gensini coronary catheter a catheter used for coronary arteriographyhaving an end-hole to accommodate a guidewire or monitor pressure as well as side holes for rapid injection of large volumes of contrast material.


Tenckhoff catheter | definition of Tenckhoff catheter by Medical dictionary

Groshong catheter a single or double lumen cardiac catheter inserted into the right atrium with an external port. Unlike the Hickman and Broviac cathetersthis type has a valve at the distal end, eliminating the need for clamping and preventing blood from entering it when not in use. Gruentzig balloon catheter a flexible balloon catheter with a short guidewire fixed to the tip, used for dilation of arterial stenoses; the balloon is made of low-compliance plastic to reduce the risk of arterial rupture.

Hickman catheter a type of central venous catheter used for long term administration of substances via the venous system, such as antibiotics, total parenteral nutritionor chemotherapeutic agents; it can be used for continuous or intermittent administration and may have either a single or a double lumen. Judkins coronary catheter a preformed J-shaped angiographic catheter used in coronary arteriography to cannulate and deliver contrast material to one of the coronary arteries via a percutaneous femoral route.

Called also oropharyngeal catheter. NIH catheter one used for coronary arteriography ; it has a closed end and several side holes for rapid injection of large volumes of contrast material. Robinson catheter a straight urethral catheter with two to six openings to allow drainage, especially useful in the presence of blood clots which may occlude one or more openings. Sones coronary catheter a woven Dacron or polyurethane catheter used in coronary arteriography to cannulate and deliver contrast material to the coronary arteries via the brachial artery.

Swan-Ganz catheter see swan-ganz catheter. Tenckhoff catheter a cuffed silicone catheter that is permanently inserted into the abdominal cavity for infusion of dialyzing solution in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis.


Current Indications for Use of the Swan-Ganz Catheter

Texas catheter trademark for a commercially made condom catheter. An angiographic catheter with a tightly curled end to reduce the impact of the injectant on the vessel wall. References in periodicals archive?

Abdominal paracentesis may need definciion be performed several times, and it is usually done blindly An easier and safer method of draining ascites is to use a pigtail catheterwhich is inserted easily into the abdomen percutaneously under local anesthesia and guided using ultrasonography 2.

Cerebral air embolism as complication of pigtail catheter is rare, but it is fatal. The balloon was deflated and removed and the pigtail catheter was inserted for angiographic views. Primary stenting in a young adult with aortic coarctation.

In most cases, the initial gans heart catheter used is a pigtail catheter with multiple side holes. Principles of Cardiac Catheterization. The PDA was crossed with exchange wire over 5F JR catheter and the exchange wire stabilized in the descending aorta, then 5F pigtail catheter was exchanged by wire fig-1a and 1b.

Clinicopathological study and management strategies of liver abscess in a tertiary care centre.

We used pigtail catheter with side holes for the drainage of pyonephrotic kidney, although Canales BK et al20 recommended symmetric balloon nephrostomy catheter which combines strong drainage flow and strong retention strength, but this catheter is not easily available in the local market.

DSA injection through a right internal-jugular pigtail catheter in the IVC demonstrated emptying of contrast into the right atrium and no right-to-left shunting. The right border of the spine was used as a landmark for trans-septal puncture with a site midway between pigtail catheter and spine Fig 3 and 4. Percutaneous transvenous mitral commissurotomy in a case of situs inversus, dextrocardia and rheumatic mitral stenosis.

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