Detachment and embolization of totally implantable central venous access devices: diagnosis and management


Kara H., Arikan A. E. , Dulgeroglu O. , Uras C., Icten G. E. , Tutar B., ...More

ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00015458.2021.1896829
  • Title of Journal : ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA

Abstract

Background: Detachment and embolization (DE) is a rare complication of totally implantable central venous access devices (TIVADs). This study aimed to analyze clinical findings, etiology, and treatment options in DE of TIVADs.