Amplatz Set available in: 6 – 30 Fr
Amplatz Sheath: 22 – 34 Fr
Amplatz Dilator: 12 – 34 Fr
Dilator and sheath are available individually also.
Amplatz/Renal Dilator set is used to stretch or enlarge the facial tissues prior to nephrostomy treatment. Amplatz is used to percutaneously dilate tissue around a previously implanted dilator and it is also used as a working channel to preserve a previously created nephrostomy tract for the introduction of instruments and catheters during urological treatments.
Some of the best features of the Amplatz/Renal Dilator set are listed below
Radiopaque for better visualization
The 14F-30F Dilator Introducer Catheter serves as a guide for the dilators.
Made of Teflon
The Introducer Catheter Sheath enables the installation of safety wires.
The following are the adverse effects of the Amplatz/Renal Dilator: