Pigtail/Malecote Direct Puncture Set

Design for percutaneous nephrostomy following the "direct puncture" technique, particularly when there is a dilated urine collection system, a hydronephrosis.

Pigtail/Malecote Direct Puncture Set

Description

Design for percutaneous nephrostomy following the “direct puncture” technique, particularly when there is a dilated urine collection system, a hydronephrosis. As there is no dilatation performed, the procedure does away with the use of guidewire and fascial dilators.

Key features

  • Materials provides superior biocompatibility and drainage.
  • Highly radiopaque for precise placement.
  • Set may also be used for cyst and abscess drainage.

Direct Puncture Drainage Set

Fr. Pigtail Type Malecot Type
8F, 9F PT8, PT9 —–
10F, 12F PT10, PT12 MT10, MT 12
14F, 16F —– MT 14, MT16