VenaTech® Convertible™ Vena Cava Filter System

Accessories required to convert the filter to an open configuration but not provided in the package:

Physician must have the following items available to facilitate conversion and ensure filter legs are fully apposed to vessel wall

  • ‘J’ Guidewire (0.035 in / 0.89 mm, 150 cm length)
  • Catheter introducer sheath (9F I.D.)
  • Amplatz GooseNeck™ snare (size matched to the diameter of the vena cava) and catheter 
    • 15 mm loop and 6F catheter (I.D. 1.6 mm), length ≥ 102 cm
    • 20 mm loop and 6F catheter (I.D. 1.6 mm), length ≥ 102 cm
    • 25 mm loop and 6F catheter (I.D. 1.6 mm), length ≥ 102 cm
  • Accessory device such as a diagnostic catheter, guidewire, or angioplasty balloon