Paracentesis Replaceable Tissue

Producer: Simulab Corporation

The Replaceable Tissue for the Paracentesis Model is ultrasound compatible and includes superficial epigastric vessels, rectus abdominal muscles, and mesentery intestines.

Skill Development:

  • Use ultrasound during paracentesis
  • Drain fluid from the peritoneal cavity
  • Use midline or medial entry point to perform procedure
  • Palpate anatomic landmarks significant to the procedure

Features and Benefits:

  • Ultrasound compatible with replaceable tissue
  • Anatomy includes superficial epigastric vessels, partial liver and partial spleen, rectus abdominal muscles, and mesentery intestines
  • Anatomical landmarks include the pubis symphysis, iliac crest, and umbilicus
  • Allows up to one liter of intraperitoneal fluid removal
  • Replaceable tissue is durable and allows for repeated use
  • Palpable anatomy and realistic needle response

Product Components:

  • Replaceable Tissue


  • Size: 14" h; 14" w; 1" d
  • Weight: 5.5 lbs

Price: $445.00 USD (catalogue ref. PACT-10)

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