International Journal of Biomaterials / 2012 / Article / Fig 3

Research Article

Temporary Vascular Occlusion by Rapid Reverse Phase Polymer: A Preliminary In Vitro Study of Retrograde Injection

Figure 3

Principle diagram. The upper panel shows retrograde LG injection (or LG plug removal by aspiration) by the modified paediatric Foley catheter. The balloon of the modified catheter is positioned over the tube orifice. The middle panel shows LG injection using the LG cannula. The lower panel shows disruption of an LG plug by a guide wire. LG is shaded with light grey and tap water darker grey.