Levin tubes, Foley catheters, rectal probesand all kind of professional probes with the needed characteristics. We also offer urine bags for children and adult, with check valve and flexible tube.
The drainage of bronchial secretions is performed by introducing an aspiration probe to the bronchial tree through the pharynx or mouth, to remove secretions that obstruct the airways and prevent an eventual formation of mucus plugs. The aspiration probe allows to perform this maneuver safely.
Foley catheters or urinary catheters are flexible tubes, usually made of latex, used in urinary catheterization with the aim of draining urine. They are immobilized by a balloon at the end of the catheter that is filled with sterile water.
Nasogastric Levin tubes are mainly used to drain material from inside the stomach, and for causing decompression of the gastric cavity as it is desired in post-operative states from gastrointestinal surgery. They can also be used to supply nutrients to patients that cannot perform a correct oral intake. The nasogastric tube is also used in patients who suffer from dysphagia.
Rectal probes are used to help in the evacuation of gas and accumulated stools, and to ease the entrance of an enema solution. The rectal probing consists in introducing a flexible probe through the outer and inner anal sphincter. It is also known as anal probe.
The urine collector bag is attached to a catheter (probe or tube) that is inside the bladder. They are used to store urine in cases of urinary incontinence, urinary retention, or surgery that made the placement of a probe necessary.