Lumbar Catheters

Silverline® Lumbar Drainage Catheter

Indication
Silverline® Lumbar Drainage Catheters are indicated for perioperative CSF-drainage, for diagnosis of Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH), and whenever lumbar CSF-drainage is indicated for up to 30 days.

Product Description
The catheters are made of radiopaque polyurethane. Their round tip is closed. They have numbered centimeter marks. Tuohy Needle, Luer-Lock connector, and suturing wing are delivered with the catheter.

Scientific Information
A prospective study of the University of Frankfurt shows a lower rate of vasospasm with lumbar drainage applied in patients with Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (SAH).

Spiegelberg: Silverline® Lumbar Drainage Catheter
Spiegelberg: Silverline® Lumbar Drainage Catheter
Spiegelberg: Silverline® Lumbar Drainage Catheter
Spiegelberg: Silverline® Lumbar Drainage Catheter

Reference
Tizi, K.; E. Güresir ; J. Beck; A. Raabe; V. Seifert ; H. Vatter: The effect of lumbar drainage on cerebral vasospasm and infarction after subarachnoid haemorrhage. DGNC Annual Meeting 2009 Abstracts, German Medical Science GMS Publishing House; 2009.,

Product details for:

Silverline® Lumbar Drainage Catheter

REF-Number
ELD33.010.02

Technical Information

Length 800 mm
Outer diameter 1.6 mm
Inner diameter 0.8 mm
Duration of use not more than 30 days
Double packed
Sterile
For single use

Related Products:
Silverline® Subdural Drainage Catheters
Silverline® Shunt Catheters

Complementing Products:
EVD-Catheters
ICP-Monitors
Epidural Probes
Ventricular Probes
Parenchymal Probes
Accessories

Complete Information for Download:

PDFCSF-Brochure German
PDFCSF-Brochure English

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