Suction Catheter

A sterile disposable suction catheter, still in sealed manufacturer's plastic wrapping, 48 inches in length. The package label has a mainly gold background with black print: "A / STERIMED / PRODUCT / SUCTION CATHETER / STERILE - DISPOSABLE / SIZE 18 FRENCH / LENGTH 22 INCHES". There is also a viscous substance inside the sealed bag. Used for the aspiration of gastric and intestinal contents and administration of tube feedings or medications. Manufacturer Sterimed Pty Ltd Melbourne.

Appears identical to A1995_40_182.
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16.5 x 14.5 cm
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