TRAPEASE Permanent Vena Cava Filter

Exclusive permanent vena cava filter with proven strength and design* that offers a number of unique advantages.**

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Product Description

The TRAPEASE Permanent Vena Cava Filter offers a unique design proving to be effective and safe for long-term use.

  • Maximum Diameter of Vena Cava 30 mm
  • Double "Basket" type design to maximize embolus capture
  • Concentric design helps prevent tilt and allows for reliable filter deployment
  • Attachment Barbs to minimize migration, minimize risk of tipping and maintain clot capture efficiency
  • Nitinol construction compatible with Magnetic Resonance (tested up to 3 Teslas)

The TRAPEASE Filter offers more options:

  • The 90 cm kit allows the insertion of the filter through six implantation accesses (right and left femoral veins, jugular and antecubital veins)
  • The 55 cm kit allows the insertion of the filter through four implantation accesses (right and left femoral veins and jugular veins)
  • It is not necessary to change the system when changing the access location
    Symmetrical filter design reduces inventory and costs

*Kalva, SP et al. TRAPEASE® Vena Cava Filter: Experience in 751 Patients. J Endovasc Ther 2006; 13:365-372.


Please refer to the Indications for Use for complete information, including indications, precautions, warnings, and potential adverse events.

Customer Service and Ordering Information

If you are located in Brasil, Colombia, or Mexico, please direct your order or question directly to your country’s contact.

For all other Latin American countries, please email us with your question or order.