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Vortek® Single Loop Ureteral Stents

Vortek® single loop ureteral stents are a versatile stent for urinary diversion or short term drainage over ureteral obstacles. Vortek® ureteral stents feature a stiff inner layer that aids in insertion over a guidewire and a soft outer layer that promotes patient comfort and excellent urinary flow.

Vortek Single Loop Ureteral Stent

Quick Look

Dual Layer Design

  • Dual durometer material for easy insertion and placement while retaining great flexibility for patient comfort
  • Thermosensitive outer layer softens at body temperature
  • Rigid internal polymer allows for graceful glide over guidewire

Single Loop Design

  • The distal tip has a rounded loop and is less traumatic
  • The retention coil strength avoids the risk of stent migration
  • Provided in various configurations to meet the patient’s needs

Efficient Urinary Drainage

  • Drains urinary tract over ureteral obstacles
  • Drains urinary tract in ureterostomy or vesical replacement
  • Radiopaque & MRI safe

Vortek® Single Loop Ordering Information

Vortek® Single Loop stent kit with seldinger fixed core 0.035″ guidewire, clamp, connector for urine bag
Item French Length (cm) Sales UOM EA / Sales UOM Configuration Eyes
AC4406 6 90 Each 1 Each Open/Closed Loop & Body
ACA206 6 90 Each 1 Each Open/Open Loop & Body
ACA106 6 90 Each 1 Each Open/Open Loop Only
AC4407 7 90 Each 1 Each Open/Closed Loop & Body
ACA207 7 90 Each 1 Each Open/Open Loop & Body
ACA107 7 90 Each 1 Each Open/Open Loop Only
AC4408 8 90 Each 1 Each Open/Closed Loop & Body
ACA208 8 90 Each 1 Each Open/Open Loop & Body
ACA108 8 90 Each 1 Each Open/Open Loop Only

 

Vortek® Single Loop Ureteral Stents Brief Statement

Indications
Surgical indication: The Vortek® Single Loop Ureteral Stent is intended for use in ureterostomy or vesical replacement in adult and pediatric (adolescents, children, and infants) patients requiring endourological procedure and /or short-term (less than 30 days) drainage of the upper urinary tract.

Endoscopic indication: The Vortek® Single Loop Ureteral Stent is intended for short-term (less than 30 days) drainage of urine from the upper urinary tract over fistulas or ureteral obstacles in adult and pediatric

Contraindications
Do not attempt stent placement in a patient with suspect ureteral avulsion. Do not use, when, in the judgement of the physician, such a procedure would be contrary to the best interest of the patient. Untreated progressive infection of the upper urinary tract. Do not use the latex Luer-bag connector on patients with a known latex allergy. Do not use in patients who have allergy to silicone, as these devices may contain traces of silicone resulting from the manufacturing process.

Warnings and Precautions
The urine bag connectors contain natural latex which may cause allergic reactions. Formation of knots in lengthy stents have been reported as adverse events and may require surgical intervention to remove them. Reuse of this single use product may create a potential risk to the user. Reprocessing, cleaning, disinfection and sterilization may compromise product characteristics which in turn create an additional risk of physical harm to or infection of the patient.

Adverse Events
Adverse events include but are not limited to: migration or dislodgement, encrustation, infection, fragmentation, flank pain, mucosal irritation or inflammation, mucus secretion, frequency, urgency, dysuria, reflux, stone formation, obstruction, erosion, and perforation of the renal pelvis, ureter or bladder. Additional procedural related adverse events from the guidewire could include: ureteral perforation, or burns when in contact with an electrosurgical equipment.

The risks and benefits of using Vortek® Single Loop Ureteral Stents should be considered in patients.

The information provided is not comprehensive with regard to product risks. For a comprehensive listing of indications, contraindications, warnings and precautions refer to the product’s Instructions for Use. Alternatively, you may contact a Coloplast representative at 1-800-258-3476 and/or visit the company Website at www.coloplast.com.

Complications from the use of this device should be brought to the attention of your Coloplast Representative and your physician.

Caution: Federal (USA) law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician.
Minneapolis, MN
03/19/2021
PM-15966

Ordering information

For ordering information, please call 800-258-3476.