Thoracic Drainage Catheter With Trocar

  • Material: Silicone or Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
  • Size: 12, 28 & 32 FG.
  • Sterility: Sterile, single-use product
  • The proximal end is fitted with a tapered connector.
  • Perfect for effective drainage after Cardio-Thoracic & thoracic Surgery.

Intent Use:-

Thoracic catheters play an important role in the management of different thoracic and respiratory conditions, aiding patient stabilization and symptom relief. It’s widely used for drain air, blood, or other fluids. It’s also used for effective drainage after cardiothoracic surgery.

 

 

Description

Feature of Thoracic Drainage Catheter

Drainage Holes: Some Mini holes or parts let water or air in the tube for venting. These ports are specifically placed to smooth way to drainage out from the lungs.

Connecting Tubing: One side of Thoracic catheter normally has a connector or adaptor that will help to connect in the drain. It will also help to collect in room, drying equipment, or underwater sealing system depending on different circumstances.

Tube Sizes: It’s Normal find in 20 to 40 inches (50 to 100 cm) also accessible in other verity and size according to need.

Placement Marker: In different Thoracic drainage catheters have markers that are not radiopaque along their length, that can be seen on x-rays, can be helpful to confirm successful implantation of the lung and monitor the long-term health of the node.

Suture Holes or Flanges: It may possible to have suction holes or flanges so that the wires can be safe and securely connect to the skin to prevent leaking.

Stylet or Trocar: On the occasion of insertion, the chest wall can be pierced with a stylet or trocar and the needle can be guided into the thoracic cavity. One time the device is positioned, the stylet is usually removed and the flexible catheter is left in place.

Faqs

Thoracic Drainage Catheter: also known as a chest tube, it's used for draining air, blood or other fluids from the chest wall and lungs. It is placed through the chest wall to excess fluid, blood, or air. Thoracic Catheter helps to normal lung, relive pressure, cure other complications and promote patient health.
Thoracic Catheter: is a surgical device used to remove fluid or air from particular area of the human body. It's flexible tube that is placed through the small incision or puncture into the body. Thoracic catheter come in different sizes and types depending on their intended use and particular medical condition.
Thoracic drainage catheter is Also normally known as a chest tube.
Catheters are used in different Surgical scenarios for many purposes. Some Normal cases where catheters are used include: Urinary Catheterization: Catheters are commonly used to drain urine from the bladder in cases where a patient is unable to urinate. Vascular Catheterization: Catheters are inserted into blood vessels for various purposes, including administering medication, delivering fluids, measuring blood pressure, obtaining blood samples, or performing interventional procedures such as angioplasty or stent placement. Central Venous Catheterization: Central venous catheters (CVCs) are inserted into large veins near the heart, such as the subclavian vein or jugular vein. They are used for administering medications, fluids, parenteral nutrition, or chemotherapy, as well as for hemodialysis in patients with kidney failure. These are the few examples, and there are lots of other special Kind of catheters used in Multiple medical specialities and procedures. The choice of catheter depends on the Particular Surgical condition, the intended purpose of the catheterization, and the patient's individual needs and Medical status.