Product No. 60100

Paracentesis Trainer

$4,390.00 Price does not include taxes or delivery
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The Paracentesis Trainer harnesses the use of ultrasound technology to fulfil the fundamental component of core medical training in diagnostic and therapeutic techniques of paracentesis. Its ultrasound capabilities allow trainees to become familiar with anatomy, using both landmark and ultrasound-guided techniques. The lifelike model enables trainees to repeatedly practice safely inserting a needle or catheter into the peritoneal cavity.



  • Landmark or ultrasound techniques can be practiced (side by side)
  • Internal echogenic anatomy to allow recognition of landmarks under ultrasound
  • Two 3.5 liter chambers can be filled with water for drainage practice
  • Cost effective consumable pads


  • Realistic tissue and needle response


  • Self sealing pads withstand up to 200 needle or up to 100 rocket catheter insertions
  • Ability to insert and remove drain
  • Positions both supine and lying on side


  • Skin surface is washable using soap and water 


  • Latex free


  • Torso featuring bony landmarks and umbilicus
  • Internal anatomy includes:
    • Liver
    • Spleen
    • Bowel
    • Floating Bowel

Skills Gained

  • Familiarity with the abdominal regions and underlying anatomy
  • Palpation of anatomical landmarks
  • Identification of excess fluid
  • Using ultrasound guidance, trainees can visualize the insertion site and check for vital organs beneath
  • Insertion of needle into the peritoneal cavity for therapeutic or diagnostic purposes
  • Professional-to-patient communication
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    Base unit

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    Carry case




SURGICAL COUNCIL ON RESIDENT EDUCATION, Curriculum Outline for General Surgery 2017–2018 Operations/Procedures... Paracentesis