Flexima™ Drainage Catheters
Indications, Safety, and Warnings
CAUTION: Federal law (USA) restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician
Prior to use, please see the complete “Directions for Use” for more information on Indications, contraindications, Warnings, Precautions, Adverse Events, and Operator’s Instructions
INDICATIONS FOR USE
The catheter is designed for percutaneous drainage of abscess fluid, biliary, nephrostomy, urinary, pleural empyemas, lung abscesses, and mediastinal collections.
CONTRAINDICATIONS FOR USE
Where percutaneous drainage catheterization is unacceptable.
WARNING: Do not use catheter for feeding tube/gastrostomy procedures. Exposure to gastric juices may damage the catheter.
Potential complication include, but are not limited to: Pneumothorax, Catheter Occlusion, Catheter Dislodgment, Hemorrhage, Sepsis and Urinoma/Biloma, Perforation, Peritonitis, Skin Infection. Studies have shown that this catheter material may cause slight irritation in some individuals.
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