PROGREAT ALPHA® Peripheral Microcatheter

PROGREAT ALPHA® 2.0 Fr size for small peripheral vessels

Designed to enhance access to small peripheral vessels1,2

  • Low profile distal OD—small microcatheter specifically for peripheral vasculature1,2
  • TERUMO glide technology for navigation through tortuous anatomy1,2

Designed to confidently deliver embolotherapy3

  • Thin-wall design with large 0.019” lumen1,2
  • Tungsten coil reinforcement for kink resistance3
  • DMSO compatible (based on mechanical testing)

Designed to improve the efficiency of your embolization procedures2

  • Supports the delivery of large embolics—up to 500 μm spherical particles, and the AZUR® CX 0.018” Peripheral Coil System2
  • Designed to provide clear images, with superior PSI, compared to similar-sized microcatheters1,2

Designed for small vessel embolization procedures such as:

  • Prostate artery embolization (PAE)
  • Pre Y-90 embolization
  • Gastrointestinal bleeds

PROGREAT ALPHA® ORDERING INFORMATION

FR SIZE PRODUCT CODE LENGTH
(CM)
MAX PRESSURE
(PSI)
RO MARKERS TIP SHAPE HYDROPHILIC COATING LENGTH
(CM)
2.0 Fr MC*PC2011Y 110 750 1 Straight 50
2.0 Fr MC*PC2013Y 130 750 1 Straight 70
2.0 Fr MC*PC2015Y 150 750 1 Straight 90

PROGREAT ALPHA® SPECIFICATIONS

CATHETER OD DISTAL/PROXIMAL
(FR/MM)
LENGTH
(CM)
INNER DIAMETER
(IN/MM)
MAX GUIDEWIRE
(IN)
EMBOLIC COMPATIBILITY DEAD SPACE VOLUME
(ML)
ACTUAL FLOW RATE*
(ML/SEC) @
750 PSI
2.0/2.7 Fr
(0.67/0.90mm)
110 0.019/0.49 0.016 AZUR® CX 0.018" Coils/HydroPearl®
400±75 μm
0.39 1.3
2.0/2.7 Fr
(0.67/0.90mm)
130 0.019/0.49 0.016 AZUR® CX 0.018' Coils/HydroPearl®
400±75 μm
0.43 1.2
2.0/2.7 Fr
(0.67/0.90mm)
150 0.019/0.49 0.016 AZUR® CX 0.018" Coils/HydroPearl®
400±75 μm
0.46 1

*Flow rates taken at 37° using ISOVUE® 300. ISOVUE® 300 is a registered trademark of BRACCO Diagnostics.

References:

  1. PROGREAT Catheter [Instructions for Use]. Somerset, NJ: Terumo Medical Corporation; 2014.
  2. Data on File.
  3. PROGREAT Catheter 510(k); 2003.
  4. PROGREAT DMSO Compatibility Statement Letter.

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