Catheters, Vascular, Embolectomy/Thrombectomy, Fragmentation

Definition : Embolectomy/thrombectomy catheters designed to pulverize (i.e., fragment) a clot into particles. These catheters usually include an external handheld motor drive that spins a rotating device (e.g., an expandable open-wire cage, a nylon brush) located at or near the distal tip of the catheter. The resultant slurry may be aspirated through the catheter sheath or dissolved using a thrombolytic agent.

Entry Terms : "Fragmentation Catheters" , "Trerotola Percutaneous Thrombectomy Devices"

UMDC code : 18653

U.S.companies only
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Bayer HealthCare

Company Type: Parent

Boston Scientific Corp

Company Type: Parent

In 1969, fascinated by the possibility of bringing pioneering medical devices and treatments to patients across the world, John Abele joined Medi-Tech, a company that was developing alternatives to traditional surgery. Pete Nicholas was looking for an investment, and when he met John, the pieces came together.

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