Unusual site of guide-wire entrapment during central venous catheterization
We are reporting a case of possible entrapment of guide wire in the region of tricuspid valve, which made it impossible to remove the guide wire from internal jugular (IJ) vein for a short while. Awareness about this rare complication is emphasized.
Journal of Pakistan Medical Association
Hoda, M. Q.,
Mamsa, K. A.,
(2006). Unusual site of guide-wire entrapment during central venous catheterization. Journal of Pakistan Medical Association, 56(3), 139-141.
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