Medical Catheter Types
Here is a sampling of some of the many different types of catheters that may be advanced into the body using a guidewire. Guidewire applications and specifications need to take into account the type, material and size of catheter used and the anatomy that needs to be navigated on the way to the procedure site.
Central Venous Catheter
Double Channel Catheter; Double-Lumen Catheter
Gruentzig Balloon Catheter