Thoracic Drainage Catheter (Chest Tube) - Chest drain or tube thoracostomy is a flexible plastic tube that is inserted through the side of the chest into the pleural space. It is used to remove air (pneumothorax) or fluid (pleural effusion, blood, chyle), or pus (empyema) from the intrathoracic space. It is also known as a Bülau drain or an intercostal catheter.
Medium soft catheter is suitable for intercostal drainage., Medium soft catheter is suitable for intercostal drainage.
Extra soft catheter is gentle to the body tissues and is most suitable for thoracic drainage., Provided with light green line for identification.
Specially designed catheter for thoracic drainage from the deeper sites of pleural cavity.