DEVICE GUIDE > Specialty Catheters

Company Name Product Name Catheter Size (F) Working Length (cm) Minimum Guiding Catheter ID (inch) Comments
Asahi Intecc USA, Inc. Asahi Corsair Armet 2.5 60, 90, 135, 150 0.017 Stainless steel braided catheter with increased support and a durable metal tip for use in the peripheral vasculature
Asahi Intecc USA, Inc. Asahi Fubuki 4.2-F Distal Support System 4.2 (ID: 0.043 inch) 120, 125, 130 6 F Suitable for triaxial system
Asahi Intecc USA, Inc. Tornus Specialty Catheter 2.1, 2.6 135 The specialty catheter, with its threaded stainless steel construction, enables the exchange and support required for treating chronically stenosed lesions
Bard Peripheral Vascular, Inc. Seeker Crossing Support Catheter 4, 5 65, 90, 135, 150 4, 5 F Hydrophilic-coated support catheter with a 30-cm radiopaque marking system, sized to support standard 0.014-, 0.018-, and 0.035-inch guidewires
BioCardia, Inc. Morph Deflectable Tip Guide Catheter 8 110 0.038 Universal steerable guiding catheter with reinforced braided shaft and distal soft tip
Boston Scientific Corporation Rubicon Support Catheter Rubicon 0.014, 0.018 (4 F); Rubicon 0.035 (5 F); distal tip profile: Rubicon 0.014 (0.018 distal tip profile); Rubicon 0.018 (0.022 distal tip profile); Rubicon 0.035 (0.037 distal tip profile) 65, 90, 135, 150 0.014, 0.018, 0.035 Intended to facilitate placement and support of guidewires and other interventional devices within the peripheral vasculature and to allow for exchange of guidewires and provide a conduit for the delivery of saline or contrast solutions
Cook Medical CXC Support Catheter Distal: 1.5, 1.8, 3.1; proximal: 3, 3.4, 4.8 65, 90, 135, 150 0.041, 0.046, 0.065 Tapered, hydrophilic-coated support catheter; single lumen; radiopaque markers
Cook Medical CXI Support Catheter 2.6 (0.018-inch wire) 65, 90, 150 0.032 Flexible, braided catheter shaft with hydrophilic coating tracks through complex anatomy and provides support for crossing difficult lesions; radiopaque markers and tip assist with placement and sizing
Cook Medical CXI Support Catheter 2.3 (0.014-inch wire) 65, 90, 135, 150 0.015 Flexible, braided catheter shaft with hydrophilic coating tracks through complex anatomy and provides support for crossing difficult lesions; radiopaque marker bands assist with placement and sizing
Cook Medical CXI Support Catheter 4 (0.035-inch wire) 90, 135, 150 0.052 Flexible, braided catheter shaft with hydrophilic coating tracks through complex anatomy and provides support for crossing difficult lesions; radiopaque markers and tip assist with placement and sizing
Cook Medical TriForce Peripheral Crossing Set Inner catheter: 4, outer sheath: 5, tapering to 4 (0.035-inch wire) 65, 100 0.052 Coaxial peripheral crossing set; both inner catheter and outer sheath are hydrophilically coated; inner catheter is braided with radiopaque tip; outer sheath is coil reinforced to provide exceptional tracking through tortuous anatomy; a tungsten-loaded tip on the outer sheath aids pushability and radiopacity; outer sheath is tapered down to inner catheter to provide additional support, strength, and pushability across any challenging lesion
Medtronic TrailBlazer Angled Support Catheter 2.6 (0.018-inch wire) 90, 135, 150 0.055 A braided, low-profile hydrophilic catheter that provides optimized support for increased pushability in difficult to access and cross lesions
Medtronic TrailBlazer Angled Support Catheter 2.3 (0.014-inch wire) 90, 135, 150 0.055 A braided, low-profile hydrophilic catheter that provides optimized support for increased pushability in difficult to access and cross lesions
Medtronic TrailBlazer Angled Support Catheter 4 (0.035-inch wire) 65, 90, 135, 150 0.055 A braided, low-profile hydrophilic catheter that provides optimized support for increased pushability in difficult to access and cross lesions
Medtronic TrailBlazer Support Catheter 4 (0.018-inch wire) 90, 135, 150 0.045 A seamless, low-profile hydrophilic catheter that provides optimized support for increased pushability in difficult to cross lesions
Medtronic TrailBlazer Support Catheter 5 (0.035-inch wire) 65, 90, 135, 150 0.066 A seamless, low-profile hydrophilic catheter that provides optimized support for increased pushability in difficult to cross lesions
Medtronic TrailBlazer Support Catheter 4 (0.014-inch wire) 135, 150 0.045 A seamless, low-profile hydrophilic catheter that provides optimized support for increased pushability in difficult to cross lesions
Merit Medical Systems, Inc. SureCross Support Catheter - 0.014-inch 1.5 crossing profile (0.020 inch) 65, 90, 135, 150 0.070 (5 F) Low-profile, hydrophilic-coated, tapered-tip catheter provides seamless catheter-to-guidewire transition to facilitate crossing of challenging lesions and tracking through tortuous anatomy
Merit Medical Systems, Inc. SureCross Support Catheter - 0.018-inch 1.7 crossing profile (0.022 inch) 65, 90, 135, 150 0.070 (5 F) Low-profile, hydrophilic-coated, tapered-tip catheter provides seamless catheter-to-guidewire transition to facilitate crossing of challenging lesions and tracking through tortuous anatomy
Merit Medical Systems, Inc. SureCross Support Catheter - 0.035-inch 3.1 crossing profile (0.040 inch) 65, 90, 135, 150 0.080 (6 F) Low-profile, hydrophilic-coated, tapered-tip catheter provides seamless catheter-to-guidewire transition to facilitate crossing of challenging lesions and tracking through tortuous anatomy
Oscor Inc. Angios Classic Diagnostic Angiography Catheter 5, 6 65, 80, 90, 100, 110, 120 0.038 (maximum guidewire) Features a proprietary HD braid-reinforced shaft which allows for smooth advancement; at the same time, the sheath maintains its curve, allows for a high flow rate of contrast media injection, and has a soft radiopaque tip to minimize vessel trauma
Oscor Inc. Venos Occlusion Balloon Catheter 5, 6 80, 100 0.025 (5 F), 0.035 (6 F) (maximum guidewire) Latex-free double lumen occlusion compliant balloon catheter, intended for the temporary occlusion of coronary sinus during a venogram, or infusion of contrast media or drug
Reflow Medical, Inc speX Shapeable Support Catheter 4.6 50, 90, 135, 150 0.060 Seamless, low-profile hydrophilic catheter that provides a unique shapeable tip and optimized support for increased pushability and access through lesions
Reflow Medical, Inc Wingman14 Crossing Catheter 2.7 65, 135, 150 0.035 Low-profile catheter with a unique radiopaque guide tip (extendable tip) and activating handle used to help facilitate guidewire crossing of lesions; the through-lumen of the device also provides a conduit for the delivery of saline solutions or diagnostic and therapeutic agents
Reflow Medical, Inc Wingman14C Crossing Catheter 2.7 90, 135, 150 0.035
Reflow Medical, Inc Wingman18 Crossing Catheter 3.8 90, 135, 150 0.050 Low-profile catheter with a unique radiopaque guide tip (extendable tip) and activating handle used to help facilitate guidewire crossing of lesions; the through-lumen of the device also provides a conduit for the delivery of saline solutions or diagnostic and therapeutic agents
Reflow Medical, Inc Wingman35 Crossing Catheter 4.6 65, 90, 135 0.060 Low-profile catheter with a unique radiopaque guide tip (extendable tip) and activating handle used to help facilitate guidewire crossing of lesions; the through-lumen of the device also provides a conduit for the delivery of saline solutions or diagnostic and therapeutic agents
Roxwood Medical, a BTG International group company CenterCross 5.5 tapered tip 125 0.078 Offers a 3-F central lumen that is centered and anchored proximal to the target using a resheathable NiTi scaffold; this temporary self-expanding scaffold provides maximum antegrade support for guidewires and microcatheters crossing arterial blockages
Roxwood Medical, a BTG International group company Micro 14 2.5; 1.6 at tip 155 0.039 Ultra-low-profile torquable microcatheter, with a unique variable pitch braid, serene hydrophilic coating, and highly tapered tip; designed to navigate and cross tortuous anatomy and complex lesions
Roxwood Medical, a BTG International group company Micro 18 2.9; 1.9 at tip 155 0.039 Ultra-low-profile torquable microcatheter, with a unique variable pitch braid, serene hydrophilic coating, and highly tapered tip; designed to navigate and cross tortuous anatomy and complex lesions
Roxwood Medical, a BTG International group company MultiCross 5.5 tapered tip 135 0.078 Utilizes a resheathable self-expanding scaffold to anchor and center three separate 0.014-inch wire lumens proximal of the target lesion to provide multiple wire options for antegrade wire escalation in complex coronary interventions
Spectranetics, a Philips company Quick-Cross 1.8 distal tip (0.018-inch wire) 90, 135, 150 5 F (guide)/4 F (sheath) Low-profile, hydrophilic-coated, tapered-tip catheter provides seamless catheter-to-guidewire transition to facilitate crossing of challenging lesions and tracking through tortuous anatomy
Spectranetics, a Philips company Quick-Cross 1.5 distal tip (0.014-inch wire) 135, 150 5 F (guide)/4 F (sheath) Low-profile, hydrophilic-coated, tapered-tip catheter provides seamless catheter-to-guidewire transition to facilitate crossing of challenging lesions and tracking through tortuous anatomy
Spectranetics, a Philips company Quick-Cross 3.1 distal tip (0.035-inch wire) 65, 90, 135, 150 6 F (guide)/5 F (sheath) Low-profile, hydrophilic-coated, tapered-tip catheter provides seamless catheter-to-guidewire transition to facilitate crossing of challenging lesions and tracking through tortuous anatomy
Spectranetics, a Philips company Quick-Cross Extreme 3.2 distal tip (0.035-inch wire) 65, 90, 135, 150 5 F (sheath) Low-profile tip, hydrophilic coating, and stainless steel braid provide increased strength, torque, and pushability to track through complex anatomy
Spectranetics, a Philips company Quick-Cross Extreme 2.1 distal tip (0.018-inch wire) 90, 135, 150 5 F (guide)/4 F (sheath) Low-profile tip, hydrophilic coating, and stainless steel braid provide increased strength, torque, and pushability to track through complex anatomy
Spectranetics, a Philips company Quick-Cross Extreme 1.9 distal tip (0.014-inch wire) 135, 150 5 F (guide)/4 F (sheath) Low-profile tip, hydrophilic coating, and stainless steel braid provide increased strength, torque, and pushability to track through complex anatomy
Spectranetics, a Philips company Quick-Cross Select 2.1 distal tip (0.018-inch wire) 90, 135, 150 5 F (guide)/4 F (sheath) Angled and low-profile tip, hydrophilic coating, and stainless steel braid provide increased strength, torque, and pushability and allows the ability to navigate through complex anatomy
Spectranetics, a Philips company Quick-Cross Select 3.2 distal tip (0.035-inch wire) 65, 90, 135, 150 5 F (sheath) Angled and low-profile tip, hydrophilic coating, and stainless steel braid provide increased strength, torque, and pushability and allows the ability to navigate through complex anatomy
Spectranetics, a Philips company Quick-Cross Select 1.9 distal tip (0.014-inch wire) 135, 150 5 F (guide)/4 F (sheath) Angled and low-profile tip, hydrophilic coating, and stainless steel braid provide increased strength, torque, and pushability and allows the ability to navigate through complex anatomy
Teleflex GuideLiner V3 Catheter 5, 5.5, 6, 7, 8 150 ≥ 0.056 (5 F), ≥ 0.066 (6 F), ≥ 0.070 (6 F), ≥ 0.078 (7 F), ≥ 0.088 (8 F) Features a half-pipe design for seamless collar transition; this rapid-exchange, coaxial mother-and-child guide extension is delivered through standard guide catheters, resulting in an ID approximately one F size smaller than the guide catheter; used to access discrete regions of the coronary and/or peripheral vasculature and to facilitate placement of interventional devices
Teleflex GuideLiner XL Catheter 6 150 ≥ 0.070 (6 F) Extra long guide extension that maintains collar transition in less tortuous anatomy while allowing up to 15 cm of extension out of the guide catheter
Teleflex Minnie Support Catheter 0.014 Distal: 2; proximal: 3 135, 150 0.039 Hydrophilic coated; its smoothly tapered distal tip combined with a low crossing profile and fully embedded radiopaque markers are intended to provide guidewire support and exchange or delivery of therapeutic agents
Teleflex Minnie Support Catheter 0.018 Distal: 2.3; proximal: 3.4 90, 135, 150 0.044 Hydrophilic coated; its smoothly tapered distal tip combined with a low crossing profile and fully embedded radiopaque markers are intended to provide guidewire support and exchange or delivery of therapeutic agents
Teleflex Minnie Support Catheter 0.035 Distal: 3.8; proximal: 4.8 65, 90, 135, 150 0.063 Hydrophilic coated; its smoothly tapered distal tip combined with a low crossing profile and fully embedded radiopaque markers are intended to provide guidewire support and exchange or delivery of therapeutic agents
Teleflex SuperCross Microcatheter OTW - 0.014 Angled Tips: 45°, 90°, 120°, and 90° Extended Tip Distal: 2.4; proximal: 3.2 130, 150 0.014 Low-profile, hydrophilic-coated, OTW microcatheter is available in multiple tip angle options (45°, 90°, 120°, and 90° extended tip) with dual coil design for good torque response and delivery into branched anatomy
Teleflex SuperCross Microcatheter OTW - 0.014 Straight and Flexible Tip Distal: 1.8; proximal: 2.5 130, 150 0.014 Low-profile, hydrophilic-coated, braided OTW microcatheter with straight tip and flexible tip options provides support when navigating tortuous anatomy and bifurcated vessels
Teleflex Turnpike Catheter Distal: 1.6 (tip), 2.6 (shaft); proximal: 2.9 135, 150 ≥ 0.056 (≥ 5 F) Features a unique multilayer shaft design and soft polymer tip that provide superior torque, flexibility, and tracking over a 0.014 guidewire for complex coronary and peripheral interventions
Teleflex Turnpike Gold Catheter Distal: 2.1 (tip), 2.9 (shaft); proximal: 2.9 135 ≥ 0.056 (≥ 5 F) Features the same unique multilayer shaft construction as the Turnpike catheter and incorporates a metal, threaded, gold-plated tip for enhanced rotational advancement
Teleflex Turnpike LP Catheter Distal: 1.6 (tip), 2.2 (shaft); proximal: 2.9 135, 150 ≥ 0.056 (≥ 5 F) Features a low profile with greater tip and distal shaft flexibility for advancement through extreme tortuosity
Teleflex Turnpike Spiral Catheter Distal: 1.6 (tip), 2.9 (shaft); proximal: 2.9 135, 150 ≥ 0.056 (≥ 5 F) Features the same unique multilayer shaft construction and soft polymer tip as the Turnpike catheter and incorporates a nylon outer coil on the distal 2 cm of the catheter for additional rotational advancement
Teleflex Twin-Pass Dual Access Catheter 3.5 135 ≥ 0.066 (≥ 6 F) Dual-lumen catheter with two independent 0.014 lumens; for guidewire access, guidewire support, and/or the delivery of contrast or medication
Terumo Interventional Systems NaviCross Support Catheter 3.1 distal tip 65, 90, 135, 150 4 F Double-braided wire support catheter with tapered tip, three radiopaque markers, and Terumo Glide Technology hydrophilic coating
ThermopeutiX, Inc. Primi Contrast-Sparing Support Catheter 2–3 distal tip (0.014–0.035 inch wire) 90–170 5–6 F (sheath) Hydrophilic support catheter with ability to inject contrast and other agents locally without removing guidewire
ThermopeutiX, Inc. Secondi Contrast-Sparing Support Catheter 2–3 distal tip (0.014–0.035 inch wire) 90–170 6–8 F (sheath) Dual-guidewire hydrophilic support catheter with ability to inject contrast and other agents locally without removing guidewire; particularly useful in CTO, bifurcations, and other complex anatomy
ThermopeutiX, Inc. TAPAS Targeted Drug Delivery System Minimum vessel size: 1.8 mm 175 7 F (sheath) Targeted delivery of physician-specified drugs; adjustable treatment zone up to 300 mm; able to aspirate out drug after use; multiple use in a single patient
VentureMed Group, Inc. Flex AV Scoring Catheter 6 40 0.092 Intended for use with PTA catheters to facilitate dilation of stenoses in the femoral and popliteal arteries and treatment of obstructive lesions of native or synthetic AV dialysis fistulas
VentureMed Group, Inc. Flex Scoring Catheter 6 120 0.092 Intended for use with PTA catheters to facilitate dilation of stenoses in the femoral and popliteal arteries and treatment of obstructive lesions of native or synthetic AV dialysis fistulas

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