catheter

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catheter

Med a long slender flexible tube for inserting into a natural bodily cavity or passage for introducing or withdrawing fluid, such as urine or blood

catheter

[′kath·ə·dər]
(medicine)
A hollow, tubular device for insertion into a cavity, duct, or vessel to permit injection or withdrawal of fluids or to establish patency of the passageway.
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The company's products include: 100% silicone-based catheters, through its Cathlab subsidiary; the Evert-O-Cath(TM), a toposcopic catheter for site-specific drug delivery and fluid removal; the OmniCath(R), an atherectomy catheter designed to remove athersclerotic plaque from obstructed blood vessels throughout the body; the OmniStent(TM), which uses stent technology for angioplasty and atherectomy procedures; and the OmniFilter, which is used to prevent blood clots from reaching various organs of the body.
OTC BB: ABMI) today announced that it had entered into an agreement with United States Surgical Corporation (USSC) pursuant to which USSC will have a 90-day option to purchase ABMI's technologies for stents, atherectomy catheters and toposcopic catheters and all intellectual property rights related thereto.