Ureteral stents market, by Product Type (Double Pigtail Stents and Multiloop Stents), by Material Type (Metal Stents, and Polymer Stents (Silicone Ureteral Stents, Hybrid Ureteral Stents, Polyurethane Ureteral Stents)), by Application (Kidney Stones (Ureteroscopy, Lithotripsy, Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy), Kidney Transplantation, Urinary Incontinence, Tumors and Others), by End User (Hospitals, Gastrointestinal Surgery Clinics, and Ambulatory Surgical Centers), and by Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa) - Size, Share, Trends, and Forecast to 2026

  • Published On : Jul 2019 |
  • Pages : 211 Pages |
  • Format : CMI Insight PPT Format CMI Insight PDF Format

Ureteral Stents Market Insights

The main purpose of ureteral stents is to hold the ureter and maintain drainage of urine. These ureteral stents are used for several medical conditions such as blockage of the ureter, lithotripsy, and ureter healing. Urinary incontinence is one of the major medical conditions in which ureteral stents play a major role of controlling and regulating the urine flow. The duration of ureteral stent treatment is dependent on the person’s medical condition, it may be placed for a short duration or for long term treatment. However, ureteral stents may cause some side effects such as difficulty in physical activity.

Increasing prevalence of urolithiasis worldwide, owing to changes in lifestyle such as dietary habits or sedentary lifestyle is a major factor driving the ureteral stents market growth. Urolithiasis is a urologic disorder, and places a significant burden on the healthcare system. According to a study published in the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), in October 2018, an estimated 1 to 19% of the population in India is suffering from urolithiasis.

The global ureteral stents market was valued at US$ 359.9 million in 2018, and is expected to witness a CAGR of 5.8% during the forecast period (2018 – 2026).

Figure 1. Global Ureteral Stents Market Share, By Product Type

Ureteral Stents  | Coherent Market Insights

Source: Coherent Market Insights Analysis (2019)

Increasing number of product launches by key players is expected to drive growth of the global ureteral stents market. For instance, in April 2018, Dornier MedTech announced the launch and availability of AXIS Single-Use Digital Flexible Ureteroscope and Stone Management Products such as ureteral stents and guidewires at the 2019 American Urology Association Meeting in Chicago, U.S. In June 2019, Merit Medical Systems, Inc. acquired Brightwater Medical, Inc., to align Merit’s resolve drainage catheter portfolio with the Brightwater’s ConvertX biliary stent system to enhance the company’s sales outside the U.S.

Moreover, facility expansions by market players is expected to contribute to the market growth. For instance, in March 2019, Pnn Medical A/S announced its entry in the France market through its own operating sales force in February 2019.

Ureteral Stents Market- Regional Analysis

Regional segmentation of the global ureteral stents market includes North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa.

North America is expected to witness lucrative growth in the ureteral stents market, owing to presence of key players such as Becton, Dickinson and Company (Bard Medical), Cook Medical, and Teleflex Incorporated. Moreover, rising prevalence of kidney disorders in the region is also expected to contribute to the North America ureteral stents market growth. For instance, in November 2018, the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) published their data regarding prevalence of kidney stone cases in the U.S. According to the 2013–2014 NHANES data, the prevalence of kidney stone in the U.S. was accounted for 10.1%.

Asia Pacific is also expected to show noteworthy market share in ureteral stents market owing to increasing approvals for ureteral stents from healthcare regulatory authorities in the region. For instance, in May 2018, Allium Medical received regulatory clearance from the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) to market its portfolio of urological systems that includes products such as minimally-invasive BPH implant and premium urological stents, in China.

The Europe market is also expected to witness significant growth owing to increasing presence of key players in the region. For instance, major players such as Teleflex Incorporated offer a wide range of ureteral stents such as superglide ureteral stents, antireflux valve DD stents, special ureteral stents which include integral stents with one pigtail, and integral stents closed with tips on both sides among others.

Figure 2: Global Ureteral Stents Market Value (US$ Mn), By Region

Ureteral Stents  | Coherent Market Insights

Source: Coherent Market Insights Analysis (2019)

Ureteral Stents Market - Competitive Landscape

Key players operating in the Ureteral Stents Market include HydrUStent, LDA, UROMED Kurt Drews KG, Taewoong Medical Co., Ltd., Pnn Medical A/S, Optimed Medizinische Instrumente GmbH, Applied Medical Resources Corporation, Allium Medical Solutions Ltd., Cook Group, Becton, Dickinson And Company, B. Braun Melsungen AG, Coloplast A/S, Q Urological Corporation, Boston Scientific Corporation, Olympus Corporation, and Teleflex Incorporated.

Ureteral stents are used to restore urine flow through blocked ureters and return the kidney to its normal function. Ureteral stents can be used for short term as well as long term. Kidney stone is a major disorder in which a ureteral stents are used. It is a small and flexible hollow tube that is placed into the ureter. There are different types of ureteral stents such as open end ureteral stents, closed end ureteral stents, JJ stents are widely used in the treatment of kidney diseases such as kidney stone, and for procedures such as kidney transplants.

Market Dynamics                                

The global ureteral stents market is ever changing and there is fierce competition in the market, in which market players are trying to innovate their stenting technologies for better performance and medical outcomes.

Companies are focused on developing technologies that can bypass limitations such as infection, discomfort, and other urological disorders. For instance, in January 2019, Q Urological Corporation developed an aqueous hydrogel biomaterial, pAguamedicina, and a patented processing method for production of very high aqueous content to produce 100% all hydrogel catheters and stents.

Increasing number of product approvals from regulatory agencies is also expected to generate significant demand for ureteral stents during the forecast period. For instance, in November 2018, BrightWater Medical, Inc. received the U.S. FDA approval for its ConvertX Nephroureteral Stent System for ureteral obstructions.

Key features of the study:

  • This report provides in-depth analysis of the ureteral stents market size (US$ Mn), and cumulative annual growth rate (CAGR (%)) for the forecast period: 2018 – 2026, considering 2018, as the base year
  • It elucidates potential revenue opportunity across different segments and explains attractive investment proposition matrix for this market
  • This study also provides key insights about market drivers, restraints, opportunities, new product launches or approvals, market trends, regional outlook, and competitive strategies adopted by leading players
  • It profiles leading players in the global ureteral stents market based on the following parameters – company overview, financial performance, product portfolio, geographical presence, distribution strategies, key developments, and strategies
  • Key players covered as a part of this study include HydrUStent, LDA, UROMED Kurt Drews KG, Taewoong Medical Co., Ltd., Pnn Medical A/S, Optimed Medizinische Instrumente GmbH, Applied Medical Resources Corporation, Allium Medical Solutions Ltd., Cook Group, Becton, Dickinson And Company, B. Braun Melsungen AG, Coloplast A/S, Q Urological Corporation, Boston Scientific Corporation, Olympus Corporation, and Teleflex Incorporated
  • Insights from this report would allow marketers and management authorities of companies to make informed decisions with respect to their future product launches, governmental initiatives, technological up-gradation, market expansion, and marketing tactics
  • The global ureteral stents market report caters to various stakeholders in the industry, including investors, product manufacturers, distributors and suppliers in the ureteral stents market, research and consulting firms, new entrants, and financial analysts

Detailed Segmentation:

  • Global Ureteral Stents Market, By Product Type
    • Double Pigtail Stents
    • Multiloop Stents
  • Global Ureteral Stents Market, By Product Type
    • Metal Stents
    • Polymer Stents
      • Silicone Ureteral Stents
      • Hybrid Ureteral Stents
      • Polyurethane Ureteral Stents
  • Global Ureteral Stents Market, By Application
    • Kidney Stones
      • Ureteroscopy
      • Lithotripsy
      • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
    • Kidney Transplantation
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Tumors
    • Others
  • Global Ureteral Stents Market, By End User:
    • Hospitals
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery Clinics
    • Ambulatory Surgical Centers
  • Global Ureteral Stents Market, By Region:
    • North America
      • By Country:
        • U.S.
        • Canada
      • By Product Type
        • Double Pigtail Stents
        • Multiloop Stents
      • By Material Type
        • Metal Stents
        • Polymer Stents
          • Silicone Ureteral Stents
          • Hybrid Ureteral Stents
          • Polyurethane Ureteral Stents
      • By Application
        • Kidney Stones
          • Ureteroscopy
          • Lithotripsy
          • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
        • Kidney Transplantation
        • Urinary Incontinence
        • Tumors
        • Others
      • By End User
        • Hospitals
        • Gastrointestinal Surgery Clinics
        • Ambulatory Surgical Centers
    • Europe
      • By Country:
        • U.K.
        • Germany
        • Italy
        • Spain
        • France
        • Russia
        • Rest of Europe
      • By Product Type
        • Double Pigtail Stents
        • Multiloop Stents
      • By Material Type
        • Metal Stents
        • Polymer Stents
          • Silicone Ureteral Stents
          • Hybrid Ureteral Stents
          • Polyurethane Ureteral Stents
      • By Application
        • Kidney Stones
          • Ureteroscopy
          • Lithotripsy
          • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
        • Kidney Transplantation
        • Urinary Incontinence
        • Tumors
        • Others
      • By End User
        • Hospitals
        • Gastrointestinal Surgery Clinics
    • Ambulatory Surgical Centers Asia Pacific
      • By Country:
        • Australia
        • India
        • China
        • Japan
        • ASEAN
        • South Korea
        • Rest of Asia Pacific
      • By Product Type
        • Double Pigtail Stents
        • Multiloop Stents
      • By Material Type
        • Metal Stents
        • Polymer Stents
          • Silicone Ureteral Stents
          • Hybrid Ureteral Stents
          • Polyurethane Ureteral Stents
      • By Application
        • Kidney Stones
          • Ureteroscopy
          • Lithotripsy
          • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
        • Kidney Transplantation
        • Urinary Incontinence
        • Tumors
        • Others
      • By End User
        • Hospitals
        • Gastrointestinal Surgery Clinics
        • Ambulatory Surgical Centers
    • Latin America
      • By Country:
        • Brazil
        • Mexico
        • Argentina
        • Rest of Latin America
      • By Product Type
        • Double Pigtail Stents
        • Multiloop Stents
      • By Material Type
        • Metal Stents
        • Polymer Stents
          • Silicone Ureteral Stents
          • Hybrid Ureteral Stents
          • Polyurethane Ureteral Stents
      • By Application
        • Kidney Stones
          • Ureteroscopy
          • Lithotripsy
          • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
        • Kidney Transplantation
        • Urinary Incontinence
        • Tumors
        • Others
      • By End User
        • Hospitals
        • Gastrointestinal Surgery Clinics
        • Ambulatory Surgical Centers
    • Middle East
      • By Country:
        • GCC
        • Israel
        • Rest of Middle East
      • By Product Type
        • Double Pigtail Stents
        • Multiloop Stents
      • By Material Type
        • Metal Stents
        • Polymer Stents
          • Silicone Ureteral Stents
          • Hybrid Ureteral Stents
          • Polyurethane Ureteral Stents
      • By Application
        • Kidney Stones
          • Ureteroscopy
          • Lithotripsy
          • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
        • Kidney Transplantation
        • Urinary Incontinence
        • Tumors
        • Others
      • By End User
        • Hospitals
        • Gastrointestinal Surgery Clinics
        • Ambulatory Surgical Centers
    • Africa
      • By Country:
        • South Africa
        • Central Africa
        • North Africa
      • By Product Type
        • Double Pigtail Stents
        • Multiloop Stents
      • By Material Type
        • Metal Stents
        • Polymer Stents
          • Silicone Ureteral Stents
          • Hybrid Ureteral Stents
          • Polyurethane Ureteral Stents
      • By Application
        • Kidney Stones
          • Ureteroscopy
          • Lithotripsy
          • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
        • Kidney Transplantation
        • Urinary Incontinence
        • Tumors
        • Others
      • By End User
        • Hospitals
        • Gastrointestinal Surgery Clinics
        • Ambulatory Surgical Centers
  • Company Profiles
      • HydrUStent, LDA
        • Company Highlights
        • Products Portfolio
        • Key Highlights
        • Financial Overview
        • Strategy
      • UROMED Kurt Drews KG
      • Taewoong Medical Co., Ltd.
      • Pnn Medical A/S
      • Optimed Medizinische Instrumente GmbH
      • Applied Medical Resources Corporation
      • Allium Medical Solutions Ltd.
      • Cook Group
      • Becton, Dickinson And Company
      • B. Braun Melsungen AG
      • Coloplast A/S
      • Q Urological Corporation.
      • Boston Scientific Corporation
      • Olympus Corporation
      • Teleflex Incorporated

“*” marked represents similar segmentation in other categories in the respective section

Table of Contents

  1. Research Objective and Assumption
    • Research Objectives
    • Assumptions
    • Abbreviations
  2. Market Overview
    • Report Description
      • Market Definition and Scope
    • Executive Summary
      • Market Snippet, By Product Type
      • Market Snippet, By Material Type
      • Market Snippet, By Application
      • Market Snippet, By End User
      • Market Snippet, By Region
    • Coherent Opportunity Map (COM)
  3. Market Dynamics, Regulations, and Trends Analysis
    • Market Dynamics
      • Drivers
      • Restraints
      • Market Opportunities
    • Impact Analysis
    • Market Trends
    • Key Developments
    • Technology Advancements
    • Historical Overview
    • Merger and Acquisition
    • Regulatory Scenario
    • PORTER’S Five Forces
    • PEST Analysis
  4. Global Ureteral Stents Market, By Product Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, 2018 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2017 – 2026
      • Segment Trends
    • Double Pigtail Stents
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Multiloop Stents
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million
  5. Global Ureteral Stent Market, By Material Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, 2018 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2017 – 2026
      • Segment Trends
    • Metal Stents
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Polymer Stents
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million
        • Silicone Ureteral Stents
          • Introduction
          • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million
        • Hybrid Ureteral Stents
          • Introduction
          • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million
        • Polyurethane Ureteral Stents
          • Introduction
          • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million
  6. Global Ureteral Stents Market, By Application, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, 2018 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2017 – 2026
      • Segment Trends
    • Kidney Stones
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
        • Ureteroscopy
          • Introduction
          • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
        • Lithotripsy
          • Introduction
          • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
        • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
          • Introduction
          • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Kidney Transplantation
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Urinary Incontinence
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Tumors
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
  7. Global Ureteral Stents Market, By End User, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, 2018 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, 2017 – 2026
      • Segment Trends
    • Hospitals
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery Clinics
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Ambulatory Surgical Centers
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast, and Y-o-Y Growth, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
  8. Global Ureteral Stents Market, By Region, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
    • Introduction
      • Market Share Analysis, By Region, 2018 and 2026 (%)
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis, By Region, 2017 – 2026
      • Regional Trends
    • North America
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Product Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Material Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Application, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By End user, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Country, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
        • U.S.
        • Canada
    • Europe
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Product Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Material Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Application, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By End user, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Country, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
        • U.K.
        • Germany
        • Italy
        • France
        • Spain
        • Russia
        • Rest of Europe
    • Asia Pacific
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Product Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Material Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Application, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By End user, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Country, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
        • China
        • Japan
        • India
        • ASEAN
        • Australia
        • South Korea
        • Rest of Asia Pacific
    • Latin America
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Product Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Material Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Application, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By End user, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Country, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
        • Brazil
        • Mexico
        • Argentina
        • Rest of Latin America
    • Africa
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Product Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Material Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Application, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By End user, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Country, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
        • Northern Africa
        • Central Africa
        • South Africa
    • Middle East
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Product Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Material Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By  Application, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By End user, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
      • Market Size and Forecast, By Country, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Million)
        • GCC Countries
        • Israel
        • Rest of Middle East
  9. Competitive Landscape
    • Heat Map Analysis
    • Company Profiles
      • HydrUStent, LDA
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • UROMED Kurt Drews KG
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Taewoong Medical Co., Ltd.
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Pnn Medical A/S
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Optimed Medizinische Instrumente GmbH
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Applied Medical Resources Corporation
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Allium Medical Solutions Ltd.
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Cook Group
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Becton, Dickinson And Company
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • B. Braun Melsungen AG
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Coloplast A/S
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Q Urological Corporation.
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Boston Scientific Corporation
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Olympus Corporation
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
      • Teleflex Incorporated
        • Company Overview
        • Product Portfolio
        • Financial Performance
        • Recent Highlights
        • Strategies
    • Analyst Views
  10. Section
    • References
    • Research Methodology
    • About us and Sales Contact

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