870.1310 Vessel dilator for percutaneous catheterization.§ 870.1310 Vessel dilator for percutaneous catheterization.
(a) Identification. A vessel dilator for percutaneous catheterization is a device which is placed over the guide wire to enlarge the opening in the vessel, and which is then removed before sliding the catheter over the guide wire.
(b) Classification. Class II (performance standards).