Central venous catheter-induced right atrial thrombi

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Catheter-induced right atrial thrombi (CRAT) is a serious complication of central venous catheterization” Aval et al (2017).

Abstract:

Catheter-induced right atrial thrombi (CRAT) is a serious complication of central venous catheterization. Herein we report a case of large hypermobile right atrial thrombi in a 57- year-old man with hemodialysis catheter in right internal jugular vein.

Reference:

Aval, Z.A., Baghaei, R., Khaheshi, I. and Alavi-Moghaddam, A. (2017) The Dilemma in Treatment of hemodialysis patients with catheter – induced right atrial thrombi (CRAT): A case report. Romanian Journal of Internal Medicine. May 13th. [Epub ahead of print].

doi: 10.1515/rjim-2017-0020.

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