Merit Receives FDA Clearance for Prelude Introducer Sheath
Merit Medical Systems, a manufacturer and marketer
of proprietary disposable accessories used primarily in cardiology and radiology
procedures, announced that it received FDA clearance to market its Prelude introducer
sheath. Introducer sheaths are used to gain vascular access in many diagnostic
and interventional procedures in cardiology and radiology, representing a $100-150
million market opportunity for Merit.