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(venous port venous access port)
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  • Evaluation of implanted venous port-a-caths in children with medical complexity and neurologic impairment. [Journal Article]
  • PRPediatr Radiol 2019 Jul 13
  • Pezeshkpour P, Armstrong NC, … Connolly BL
  • CONCLUSIONS: Port-a-cath placement in children with medical complexity with neurologic impairment significantly reduced all peripheral intravenous attempts, peripheral intravenous starts, skin punctures, total number of emergency department visits, visits culminating in admission, and total number of inpatient admissions. Advantages must be considered against potential port-a-cath-related adverse events.
  • Bronchial erosion and migration of Port-A-Cath, a case report. [Journal Article]
  • IJInt J Surg Case Rep 2019 Jun 26; 60:376-378
  • Mohamad M, Al-Tawarah TAS, … Abu-Abeeleh M
  • CONCLUSIONS: Migration is a rare complication associated with insertion of these lines. Accompanying erosion into an airway is even rarer.Any unexplained deterioration in the respiratory system should raise suspicion of catheter migration and bronchial erosion.
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