Double-lumen chest port (chest x-ray)

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Osteosarcoma.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

Double lumen port with access needles in-situ, the tip projects in the distal SVC. No pneumothorax. 

Case Discussion

Double lumen chest ports are often used to deliver chemotherapy for osteosarcoma. 

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Case information

rID: 29741
Published: 18th Jun 2014
Last edited: 18th May 2019
System: Chest, Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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