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Features & Benefits

Exceptional pushability and torqueability are combined in the Tenor® steerable guide wire to facilitate precise navigation in challenging anatomy during embolic procedures. Additional features of the Tenor steerable guide wire include a highly shapeable tip for challenging anatomy, radiopaque visibility for accurate placement, smooth tracking for superb handling, and an ultra slick hydrophilic coating on distal segment. During a market evaluation, more than 80% of users rated the Tenor 0.018″ guide wire as superior or equivalent to their current wire across all key product attributes.*

Exceptional Pushability and Torqueability to facilitate precise navigation

Highly Shapeable Tip to suit challenging anatomy

Radiopaque Visibility provides for accurate placement

Smooth Tracking for superb handling

Environmentally Friendly – PFOA Free

  • PFOA free PTFE on proximal segment
  • Ultraslick hydrophilic coating on distal segment
  • Innovative stainless steel core wire technology
  • Specially designed distal core
  • Platinum coil supported by radiopaque polymer jacket

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Tenor Guide Wire deforms less and therefore retains
torque better when manipulated into a tight loop as
compared to competitors in a market evaluation.*

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During a market evaluation more than 80% of users rated the
Tenor 0.018” Guide Wire as superior or equivalent to their current
wire of choice across all key product attributes.*

*Data on file at BioSphere Medical, Inc.

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Ordering Information

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Catalog NumberExpanded Family Name1Diameter (O.D.)LengthTip ShapeConfigurationFlexible Tip LengthCore AbbreviationSurface CoatingHCPCS Code
TNR2411Merit Tenor® Hydrophilic Coated Micro Guide Wire0.014" (0.36 mm)165 cm (65")Angled TipStandard3 cmFHydrophilic CoatedC1769
TNR2412Merit Tenor® Hydrophilic Coated Micro Guide Wire0.014" (0.36 mm)165 cm (65")Straight TipStandard3 cmFHydrophilic CoatedC1769
TNR2811Merit Tenor® Hydrophilic Coated Micro Guide Wire0.018" (0.46 mm)165 cm (65")Angled TipStandard3 cmFHydrophilic CoatedC1769
TNR2812Merit Tenor® Hydrophilic Coated Micro Guide Wire0.018" (0.46 mm)165 cm (65")Straight TipStandard3 cmFHydrophilic CoatedC1769