GLIDEWIRE® Gold Hydrophilic Coated Guidewire

Product Overview


Direct your most demanding procedures with the GLIDEWIRE® Gold Guidewire. GLIDEWIRE® Gold Guidewire design incorporates a 1 mm gold band at the distal tip to provide the enhanced visibility you need when accessing small vessels.

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Tailor your approach to procedural needs with a variety of GLIDEWIRE® Gold Guidewire options:

  • 3 cm or 5 cm distal taper
  • 45° or 70° angle
  • 180 cm or 300 cm total lengths

*When compared to ZIPwire™, HiWire®, AQUATRACK®, and Laureate®.


1. Shah A, Lau C, Stavropoulos SW, et al. Comparison of physician-rated performance characteristics of hydrophilic-coated guidewires. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Mar;19(3);400-5.

2. Niazi K, Farooqui F, Devireddy C, Robertson G, Shaw RE. Comparison of hydrophilic guidewires used in endovascular procedures. J Invasive Cardiol. 2009 Aug;21(8):397-400.

3. Niazi K. Guidewire Satisfaction Study. Data on File 2012, Terumo Medical Corporation.

GLIDEWIRE® Gold Guidewire

Product Code Diameter Total Length Flexible Tip Length Radiopaque Length Tip Shape
GM1811 0.018" 180cm 3cm 1mm 45° Angle
GM1813 0.018" 180cm 3cm 1mm 70° Angle
GM1812 0.018" 180cm 5cm 1mm 45° Angle
GM1814 0.018" 180cm 5cm 1mm 70° Angle
GM1831 0.018" 300cm  3cm 1mm 45° Angle
GM1832 0.018" 300cm  3cm 1mm 70° Angle
GM1833 0.018" 300cm  5cm 1mm 45° Angle
GM1834 0.018" 300cm  5cm 1mm 70° Angle