Ethmo® - Anatomical Ethmoid Cavity Tampon, Silicone, sterile

The anatomical balloon has a straight, Dacron® reinforced, non-elastic supporting surface for the rhino base. On account of its special design it can
be used individually as a tampon in surgery of flat cranial cavities.


Ethmoid surgery
  • Arrest of hemorrhaging
  • Support of re-epithelialization of the bone surface
Frontal sinus surgery
  • Arrest of hemorrhaging
  • Improved opening of the infundibulum
  • Support of the anterior wall after osteoplastic surgery
Traumatology and tumor surgery of the cranial base
  • Long-term tampon and space retainer
  • Support of the reconstructed rhinological base
  • Dural fixation
Art. No.SizeNormal VolumeMaximum VolumePackaging
1510100standard3.5 - 4.5 ml6 ml2 pieces / box

Features and Benefits

  • Medical grade silicone with maximum tissue tolerance - therefore no microbic contamination and faster re-epithelialization
  • Optimal positioning
  • X-ray contrast (filled with a saline-Conray mixture 1:1)
  • Long-term use
  • Single, sterile packaging

Epistaxis Balloon Catheter, Silicone, sterile


  • Double-balloon catheter with two independently inflatable balloons
  • The smaller balloon (10 cc) serves for stopping the bleeding in the nasopharynx
  • The larger balloon (30 cc) stops bleeding within the main nasal cavity
  • Integral airway allows post-op nasal breathing
  • Slightly curved shape and flattened tip for easier insertion
  • Single, sterile packaging
Art. No.SizePackaging
2040200standard1 piece / box