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PediaSat oximetry catheter

Continuous monitoring for your complex pediatric patients

PediaSat Oximetry Catheter
PediaSat Oximetry Catheter
PediaSat Oximetry Catheter
Edwards oximetry central venous catheter Image
Edwards oximetry central venous catheter Image
Edwards oximetry central venous catheter Image


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Medical device for professional use

For a listing of indications, contraindications, precautions, warnings, and potential adverse events, please refer to the Instructions for Use (consult where applicable).