Chest Drainage Catheter

It is used to remove air (pneumothorax) or fluid (pleural effusion, blood, chyle), or pus (empyema) from the intrathoracic space. Thoracic Drainage Catheters are most suitable for post operative drainage after cardio-thoracic and thoracic surgery.


  • Used for post-operative drainage after cardio thoracic surgery.
  • Made from non-toxic, medical grade PVC.
  • Smooth and round open distal end with large eyes for maximum drainage.
  • Catheter is marked at every 2 cm from the last eye to ascertain the depth of placement.
  • Proximal end fitted with taper tongue connecter for better forceps grip and smooth penetration.
  • Optional: Also available in right angle