Aspirators, Uterine

Definition : Aspirators used to evacuate gas, fluid, tissue, or foreign materials from the uterus by means of suction. These aspirators typically include a powered high-vacuum (less than or equal to 400 mm Hg) and high-flow (>30 liter/min) vacuum pump; collection canisters; plastic tubes connecting the components to each other; an overflow protection and/or bacteria filter; and suction tubing (e.g., tubes, catheters, cannulae). The aspirators are usually mobile units that may be line- or battery-powered, and mobile. Uterine aspirators are used mainly for dilation and evacuation therapy, to terminate early pregnancies up to 12 weeks, to treat incomplete spontaneous abortions or to remove some tissues after labor. Other uses also include diagnostic dilation and curettage intended to remove the outermost layer of uterine lining (endometrium) for an endometrial biopsy.

Entry Terms : "Lavage Units, Uterine" , "Abortion Units" , "Uterine Aspirators" , "Uterine Abortion Pumps" , "Curettage Vacuums" , "Abortion Pumps"

UMDC code : 10222

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1-7 of 7 Match(es).

Allied Healthcare Products Inc

Company Type: Parent

Throughout our company's history we've challenged ourselves to develop products which affect the quality of human life in positive and lasting ways. We're proud to say that during the past 50+ years we've introduced a great variety of products contributing to the health or standard of living of our customers.

Berkeley Medevices Inc

Company Type: Parent

Berkeley Medevices is a full service Company prepared to assist you in many areas. The personnel of Berkeley Medevices take pride in producing quality products and in providing the highest level of professional service which is characteristic of the company.

Bioteque America Inc

Company Type: Parent

Bioteque specializes in providing the finest gynecological products available today. We have been designing, developing, and distributing the most cost-effective OB/GYN products since our incorporation in 1992. Our efforts have resulted in a satisfied customer base that has grown remarkably over the past 18 years. With a beginning in Pennsylvania, Bioteque has expanded its operations globally.

Medical Device Resource Corp

Company Type: Parent

Medical Device Resource Corporation was formed to develop, manufacture, market and distribute healthcare products to hospitals, surgeons and medical specialty markets worldwide, with a focus on liposuction surgical products and supplies for the aesthetic market.

Medline Industries Inc

Company Type: Parent

Medline Industries, Inc., the nation's largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of medical and surgical supplies, announced today that it has appointed Karen Garoukian Ferraro as senior vice president, global human resources.

Milex Products Inc

Company Type: Parent

Wells Johnson Co

Company Type: Parent

The Wells Johnson Company has been at the forefront of the development and implementation of high quality aspiration and infiltration equipment into the medical marketplace since 1983.

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