Peripheral Imaging Catheter

OptiCross 18 Peripheral Imaging Catheter
OptiCross 18 Peripheral Imaging Catheter

The OptiCross 18 IVUS catheter delivers confidence to guide complex lesions. The best in class deliverability enables crossing challenging lesions while providing exceptional image quality.

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Product Details

The OptiCross 18 Catheter’s 3.5 F crossing profile, enhanced trackability and pushability, and tapered imaging window contribute to smooth, sure deliverability.  A beveled tip design is intended to ease legion entry, decrease stent catch, and provide peace of mind.

A New Depth of Insight

A New Depth of Insight

OptiCrossTM catheter design uses an exclusive rotating transducer within the catheter body.

This provides a true 360 degree image and the freedom to do multiple runs in one position.

Delivering the secure depth of insight you need.

A New Range of Flexibility

A New Range of Flexibility

The OptiCrossTM catheter platform allows you to navigate straight, tortuous and angled vessels

Optimise the accuracy of IVUS by staying true to the lumen without compromising on vessel shape.

A New Level of Clarity

A New Level of Clarity

OpticrossTM imaging technology provides a new level of clarity to your IVUS image

Giving you the confidence to accurately assess and guide your procedure and validate your outcome

Clinical Data

The newly published IVUS global consensus study, co-sponsored by Boston Scientific, suggests importance of implementing IVUS into practice in order to optimise procedural outcomes. 

IVUS strongly supported

throughout arterial intervention procedural phases1

IVUS voted appropriate in all procedural phases

for use in iliofemoral-venous interventions1

Read the full consensus >
(registration required)

Product Specifications

OptiCross 18 Peripheral Imaging Catheter 


Transducer Frequency

30 MHz

Order Number

H749 393270018 0

Typical Use

SFA, Popliteal, Tibial, Renal

Maximum Diameter Penetration

22 mm

Prep Location


Catheter Telescoping Length

15 cm

Sled Pullback Length

10 cm

Distance from Transducer to Tip

2.0 cm

Guidewire Lumen Length

1.6 cm

Guidewire Compatibility

≤ 0.018"

Sheath Compatibility (with max wire)

6 F

Guide Catheter Compatibility

6 F (ID ≥ 0.068")

Crossing Profile3.5 F

Imaging Window Profile

2.9 F

Entry Profile1.6 F

Working Length

135 cm

OPTICROSS Coronary Imaging Catheters Product Specifications

Necessary Equipment

The following are required for use of the OptiCross 18 Peripheral Catheter:


Ordering Information

Product CodeMaterial DescriptionGTIN
H7493932700180OPTICROSS 1808714729904748

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