The Spiegelberg ventricular drainage catheters are used for CSF drainage to relieve elevated intracranial pressure (ICP), for example in cases of subarachnoidal haemorrhage, traumatic brain injury and acute hydrocephalus. Spiegelberg ventricular drainage catheters are made of radiopaque polyurethane. The round tip is closed and the catheter has depth markings. The kit includes stylet, trocar, Luer-Lock connector and a slotted suturing attachment.
Outer diameter - 2.7 mm - 3.3 mm
Internal diameter - 1.5 mm - 1.9 mm
Depth markings - 50 - 100 mm, 150 mm, 200 mm
Material - Radiopaque Polyurethane
Duration of use - short term, up to 30 days