0.018" Balloon Dilatation Catheter

The #1 0.018” balloon dilatation catheter* with the most comprehensive size offering available.

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Product Detail

The Sterling™ family† offers best-in-class lesion entry profile and deflation times* with the most clinically comprehensive size offering and indications available.


  • Over-the-Wire and Rapid Exchange platforms
  • Balloon diameters: 2.0-10.0mm
  • Balloon lengths: 10-220mm
  • Catheter lengths: 40, 80, 90, 135, 150cm


  • Seamless, formed tip designed to minimize force needed to cross lesions
  • Semi-compliant balloon material with hydrophilic coating designed to facilitate advancement through complex lesions
  • Catheter engineered to facilitate lesion crossing with enhanced pushability

Assured Trackability

  • Lubricious inner shaft and seamless tip-to-shaft transitions designed to enhance trackability
  • Flexible tip and shaft engineered to promote easier navigation through tortuous vasculature

Responsive Pushability

  • Balanced coaxial shaft design features a flexible distal shaft intended to enhance tracking, combined with a robust proximal shaft for powerful push
  • Tack weld of distal inner and outer shaft engineered to improve column support and enable advancement through challenging anatomy
  • Full-length tapered core wire provides added support and kink resistance