Malpositioned PICC line

Case contributed by Dr Paul Simkin

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Routine x-ray after PICC insertion

Patient Data

Age: 69
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

A right upper limb PICC line has been inserted, the tip is malpositioned and is entering the right internal jugular vein.

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Case Information

rID: 24160
Case created: 30th Jul 2013
Last edited: 19th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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