Coudé Tip/Olive Tip Catheters
The Basics of Coude Catheters. Coude catheters are designed with a curved tip at the end. They are used if you have difficulty passing a straight intermittent catheter. This typically occurs in male cathing patients. The curved tip is designed to help pass the catheter due to the curvature in the urethera. There are many brands of coude catheters and styles. There are bulbuous tip, Tapered Tip, and Tiemann tip coude catheters. Please browse the different types and please call us if you have any questions.