Left paramediastinal catheter position (differential)

Dr Craig Hacking and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

When a central venous catheter that is supposed to project over the superior vena cava is abnormally located to the left of the mediastinum a limited differential of left paramediastinal catheter position should be considered 1:

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Article information

rID: 8964
System: Vascular, Chest
Tag: cases, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Left paramediastinal catheter position on CXR
  • Differential of left paramediastinal catheter position

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Cases and figures

  •  Case 1: left sided SVC
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