CODMAN® HAKIM® Precision Valve

Division: Codman Neuro
Category: Hydrocephalus

The CODMAN® HAKIM® Precision Fixed Pressure valve offers 5 distinct and narrow bandwidths to assure the correct pressure setting for each individual case.


HAKIM® is a registered trademark of Hakim USA, LLC and is used under license.

Indications for Use

The CODMAN® HAKIM® Precision Fixed Pressure Valve Systems are implantable devices that provide constant intraventricular pressure and drainage of CSF for the management of hydrocephalus.

Features & Benefits

The CODMAN® HAKIM® Precision Fixed Pressure Valve is available in eight basic configurations, and each of these configurations can be purchased with a distal unitized Barium impregnated catheter, BACTISEAL® Antimicrobial Catheter or as a valve only.

  • Pumping reservoir allows for patency checks and access port
  • Suture holes for securing valve to the pericranium
  • Occluder to provide directional pumping
  • Synthetic ruby ball rotates freely to ease CSF flow through the valve, and is manufactured with a matching valve seat to ensure complete valve closure
  • Specially designed non-distorted stainless steel spring ensures stability and repeatability of selected pressure
  • Integrated SIPHONGUARD® Device to prevent overdrainage



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