Urinary Guidewire and Catheter Market Size, Share & COVID-19 Impact Analysis | Global | 2022-2028 | MedCore | Includes: Stainless-Steel Guidewires, Male External Catheter, and more

  • Year: 2022
  • Scope: 10 Years
  • Region: Global
  • Type: MedCore

Overall, the global urinary catheter market was valued at $3.1 billion in 2021. This is expected to increase over the forecast period at a CAGR of 2.5% to reach $3.7 billion. On the other hand, the global urinary guidewire market was valued at $208 million in 2021. This is expected to increase over the forecast period at a CAGR of 1.8% to reach nearly $237 million.

The full report suite on the global market for urinary guidewires includes all guidewires to be used in urological procedures including nitinol and stainless-steel guidewires, as well as polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) coated guidewires. The full report suite on the global market for urinary catheters includes intermittent, Foley and male external catheter segments.


  • Unit Sales, Procedure Numbers, Average Selling Prices, Market Value & Growth Trends
  • 10 Year Scope
  • Market Drivers & Limiters for Each Segment
  • Competitive Analysis with Market Shares for Each Segment
  • Recent Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Disease Overviews and Demographic Information
  • Company Profiles, Product Portfolios and SWOT for Top Competitors


Global urinary catheter market

The commoditization of catheter products will continue to limit growth in the total market. Catheters are becoming more homogeneous, commoditized products. This limits the ability of manufacturers to increase catheter prices. However, a continued shift to in-home catheterization will drive growth in the intermittent catheter market.


Global urinary Guidewire market

Guidewires are used in many endoscopic procedures to aid a physician in placing their instrument in the correct location for a procedure. The urinary guidewire market is projected to grow over the forecast period, driven by the increasing popularity of minimally invasive procedures and procedures which have been adapted to be performed endoscopically.


Overall, within the global urinary catheter market there are three dominant competitors: Coloplast, Becton Dickinson, and Wellspect Healthcare.

Global urinary catheter market

In 2021, the market leader in urinary catheters was Coloplast. The company offers the Self-Cath® and SpeediCath® intermittent catheters, as well as the Conveen® MEC. Coloplast’s market share is expected to continue to increase, due to the growth expected in the intermittent catheter market.


Overall, within the global urinary Guidewire market there are three dominant competitors: Coloplast, Cook Medical, and Boston Scientific.

Global urinary Guidewire market

In 2021, the market leader in urinary guidewires was Coloplast. The company manufactures a number of product types including both stainless-steel and nitinol devices, as well as coated devices.


  • Global Intermittent Catheter Market
  • Global Foley Catheter
  • Global Male External Catheter


  • Global Nitinol Guidewire Market
  • Global Stainless-steel Guidewire Market
  • Global Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) Coated Guidewire Market


Report Attribute Details
 Regions  North America (Canada, United States)
 Latin America (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela)
 Western Europe (Austria, Benelux, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Scandinavia, Spain, Switzerland, U.K.)
 Central & Eastern Europe (Baltic States, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, Kazakhstan,   Poland, Romania, Russia, Turkey, Ukraine)
 Middle East (Bahrain, Iran, Israel, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates)
 Asia Pacific (Australia, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand,   Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam)
 Africa (Algeria, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Libya, Morocco, Nigeria, South Africa, Sudan, Uganda)
 Base Year  2021
 Forecast  2022-2028
 Historical Data  2018-2021
 Quantitative Coverage Market Size, Market Shares, Market Forecasts, Market Growth Rates, Units Sold, and Average Selling Prices.
 Qualitative Coverage COVID19 Impact, Market Growth Trends, Market Limiters, Competitive Analysis & SWOT for Top Competitors,   Mergers & Acquisitions, Company Profiles, Product Portfolios, FDA Recalls, Disruptive Technologies, Disease   Overviews.
 Data Sources Primary Interviews with Industry Leaders, Government Physician Data, Regulatory Data, Hospital Private Data,   Import & Export Data, iData Research Internal Database.


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This MedCore is also found in the full report suite titled Urology Market which contains several other extremities medical device markets.

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The "Global Urinary Catheter and Guidewire Market - MedSuite" includes analysis on the following companies currently active in this market:
  • Coloplast
  • Cook Medical
  • Boston Scientific
  • Olympus
  • Becton Dickinson
  • Wellspect Healthcare
  • Hollister
  • Teleflex
  • Cardinal Health
  • Medline
  • Manfred Sauer
  • BioDerm
Others include: Amecath, Applied Medical, Centurion Medical Products, Endocure, Laborie, Medi-Globe, MedNova, MedPro Medical, Plasti-Med, Promedon, Rocamed, Takai, Terumo, UroMed, Americanas, Amsino, Anhui Easyway Medical Supplies, Apexmed International, Bactiguard, Biosat, Casa Medica, ConvaTec, Cook Medical, Create Medical, Degania Medical, DeRoyal, Forlong Medical, Hitec Medical, Jiaxing U-Life Medical Device Technology, Makiguchi Rubber, MD Solutions, Medicom Bardex, Nipro, Optimed, Phicon, Poiesis Medical, Takai, Terumo, Uromed, Utah Medical, Wellead, etc.

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Urinary Guidewire and Catheter Market Size, Share & COVID-19 Impact Analysis | Global | 2022-2028 | MedCore | Includes: Stainless-Steel Guidewires, Male External Catheter, and more


iData’s Global Urinary Catheter and Guidewire MedCore covers 6 markets including Global Intermittent Catheter Market, Global Foley Catheter, Global Male External Catheter, Global Nitinol Guidewire Market, Global Stainless-steel Guidewire Market, and Global Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) Coated Guidewire Market. Medcores include a highly detailed and in-depth look at a segment in a market with all the associated sub- and sub-sub segments. iData MedCore reports allow users to delve deep into a specific market in order to obtain units sold, average selling prices (ASPs), market values, growth rates, a 10-year forecast including historical and future market estimates, and competitor market shares of any given market segment

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