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Medtronic PTFE Guide Wire
Medtronic PTFE Guide Wire or Guide Wire is a device made of solid steel or nitinol core to offer more flexibility, stability, and pushing ability. This wire is widely used in medical procedures such as endoscopy, angiography, orthopedic surgeries and more to determine the narrowing of the heart arteries and measuring the pressure of blood flow to the heart. This wire is coated with a polymer so as to provide smooth and hygienic passage. It is inserted into the vessel using the Seldinger technique. The visibility of this wire under fluoroscopic imaging depends on its opacity. Moreover, this Medtronic PTFE Guide Wire can be designed with different tip shapes like round or J-shaped according to the medical procedure in which it is going to be used.