Title

Unusual site of guide-wire entrapment during central venous catheterization

Document Type

Report

Department

Anaesthesia

Abstract

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.

Publication

Journal of Pakistan Medical Association

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