A new retention catheter.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A new retention catheter made of a soft, biocompatible material is described. It has the advantages of the Cope- and Malecot-type systems without their inherent disadvantages. It is easily introduced into virtually any fluid collection and is optimal for smaller collections, such as a normal renal pelvis.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Smith, TP; Darcy, MD; Hunter, DW; Castaneda-Zuniga, WR; Amplatz, K

Published Date

  • August 1986

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 160 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 559 - 560

PubMed ID

  • 3726138

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0033-8419

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1148/radiology.160.2.3726138


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States