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Are you looking for information regarding urinary catheterization for boys? We understand that it can be difficult to cath your child at first. You may have only been introduced to one type of catheter, or you may not have received in-depth instruction on how to help your child catheterize. To assist parents/caregivers and their boys in learning how to cath, 180 Medical offers the following helpful resources.

If you have any questions, our Catheter Specialists are here to help.

For Boys

Catheter Instructional Videos

Pediatric Catheters for Boys
A message about pediatric catheters from 180 Medical Founder Todd Brown.

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How to Use GentleCath Catheters for Boys
GentleCath provides a helpful online guide for parents/caregivers and their children. You can completely personalize your instructional video with step-by-step instructions for each catheter type and options including:

  • sitting
  • standing
  • cathing from a wheelchair
  • being catheterized by a caregiver/parent
Rusch MMG H2O Closed System Catheter
This instructional video shows you how to use the Rusch MMG H2O Hydrophilic Closed System Catheter.
Rusch MMG Closed System Catheter
Video demonstrating how to use the Rusch MMG Closed System Catheter.
How To Use Kids’ Catheters — MTG Kiddie-Kath® Urinary Catheter
A video demonstrating how to use the MTG Kiddie-Kath® urinary pediatric catheter designed for children.


Printable Literature & Activity Books

Please note that this is intended to provide a general understanding of self-catheterization. It should not be used in place of a visit, call, or consultation with a physician or other healthcare provider.



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