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a thin flexible tube inserted into the body to permit introduction or withdrawal of fluids or to keep the passageway open

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5 mm) was used to place a Fogarty catheter (6 FG) in the right main bronchus proximal to the foreign body.
It is less traumatic than the Fogarty Catheter, which causes embolizations and sometimes worsens the stenosis.
A transverse venotomy enables the introduction of a venous Fogarty catheter for extraction of thrombus from the iliac vein.
To solve the problem, we thought about using a Fogarty catheter transfemorally in order to remove the guidewire from the common femoral vein by using a small incision at groin.
The first balloon angioplasty using a Fogarty catheter was conducted in 1965.
Fogarty is a trusted partner and we are proud to provide Fogarty catheters to help patients around the world," said Michael A.