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Memokath™ 045 - The Bladder Neck solution

The Memokath™045 Bladder Neck solution is indicated for treatment of patients with re-current or permanent Bladder Neck obstruction caused either by TURP or other issues. 

Procedure

The insertion of the Memokath™ 045 stent is quick with minor side effects - if any - as well as immediate effect on symptoms. The whole procedure normally takes 30-45 minutes.

The stent is easy and simple to insert and it may easily be exchanged as it is not prone to tissue in-growth with low risk of infection compared to alternative treatment.

 Indications:

  • Bladder neck stricture.

Advantages of Memokath treatment:

  • Immediate symptom relief – you will be able to urinate freely after the treatment.
  • Minimal pain and discomfort – you can normally leave the hospital on the day of treatment.
  • Minimal risk of infection.
  • You can continue having sexual intercourse with the stent inserted.
  • No need for Catheters which needs to be echanged.

Technical information:

  • The Memokath™045 Bladder Neck expands in both ends. It comes in one version; TW for use with rigid cystoscope only.
  • The TW Memokath™ expands in both ends from CH24 to CH42 to be used as a relieve for retention caused by bladder neck strictures due to for example TURP. Avoid long term catheterization and improve patient's QOL.
  • The Memokath™045 comes in the following lengths: 0.5 (only TW), 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60 and 70 mm.