aerstent® TBY

Y Carina Stent

The Y carina stent is used to bridge benign or malignant stenoses in the trachea and in the right or left main bronchus.

Y carina stents are available with diameters of 16 to 20 mm in the tracheal section.
The Y carina stent is preloaded on an 8 mm delivery system.

For the implantation of the Y carina stent, rigid intubation using a tracheoscope or a bronchoscope with an inner diameter of at least 10 mm is recommended.

Other sizes and types are available as custom made stents. See form “Request for Customization”.

Characteristics

  • Stent with partial PU cover (right bronchus 5 mm uncovered)
  • Atraumatic ends
  • Anatomically correct, conical design
  • High radial force due to Nitinol
  • Radiopaque tantalum markers
  • Delivery system Working length 600 mm, OTW
    ∅ 8 mm / 24 French
    Accepts guidewire 0.035 inch

Ordering Information

Please download our catalog for an overview of all available lengths and diameters.

Video: Placement of a Y Carina Stent