Indigo® System CAT


Continuous Aspiration Mechanical Thrombectomy Catheters (CAT)

Continuous Aspiration Mechanical Thrombectomy Catheters (CAT) are the foundation of Penumbra’s Indigo® System. The four catheters—CAT3, 5, 6, & 8—are robust, durable, trackable, and suited for the peripheral anatomy. Available in a selection of sizes, the CAT family can provide access to distal peripheral vessels of the upper and lower extremities, including below the knee.

The Indigo System is cleared for use in the vessels of both the peripheral arterial and venous systems.

Risk Information

Caution:Federal (USA) law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician. Prior to use, please refer to the Instructions for Use for Indigo Aspiration System and Pump MAX for complete product indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, potential adverse events and detailed instructions for use.

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CAT Features:

  • Mechanical clot engagement
  • Large lumen aspiration
  • Tip directionality for circumferential aspiration
  • Advanced tracking technology
  • Multiple material transitions

CAT Specs:

  • CAT8—8.0F

Tip Shapes — Straight (85 cm), Torq (85 cm), XTorq (115 cm)

  • CAT6—6.0F (135 cm)
  • CAT5—5.0F (132 cm)
  • CAT3—3.4F (150 cm)

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