Unidentified fractures of indwelling tunneled catheters are presumably rare and possibly underreported…” Mullan et al (2017).
Unidentified fractures of indwelling tunneled catheters are presumably rare and possibly underreported, but their consideration is important in patients with a history of catheter placement with otherwise unexplained, atypical chest pain.
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Mullan, C.W., Tariq, U. and Goldin, M. (2017) Fragmented central venous catheter retained for years with minimal symptoms. Clinical Case Reports. 5(8), p.1409-1410. doi: 10.1002/ccr3.1041.
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