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Rock P, Hickman catheter. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 28 May 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-82668
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This patient had a history of acute myeloblastic leukemia not having achieved remission who required central access prior to allogeneic stem cell transplant.
Age: 65 years
From the case: Hickman catheter
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Patient is status post left subclavian tunneled catheter placement with tip in good position. No pneumothorax.
This is an example of a Hickman catheter. A Hickman catheter is a tunneled and cuffed central venous catheter which can be used for apheresis.