Treatment of inadvertent pericardial placement of a tunneled dialysis catheter by direct thrombin injection

Mary Marcelle Costantino, Robert Barton, Matthew Slater, John H. McAnulty, Frederick S. Keller

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Abstract

An inadvertent case of pericardial placement of a central venous catheter was successfully treated by direct thrombin injection.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)675-677
Number of pages3
JournalCardiovascular and interventional radiology
Volume29
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2006

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Keywords

  • Central venous catheter
  • Pericardium
  • Thrombin
  • Tunneled dialysis catheter

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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