Year : 2018  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 442--443

Aortic regurgitation after chemoport catheter insertion: Diagnostic dilemma


Vijay Mohan Hanjoora1, Gaurav Gupta2, Monish S Raut1 
1 Department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Artemis Hospitals, Gurgaon, Haryana, India
2 Department of Cardiac Surgery, Artemis Hospitals, Gurgaon, Haryana, India

Correspondence Address:
Monish S Raut
Department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Artemis Hospitals, Gurgaon, Haryana
India

Catheter insertion in central vein can potentially cause accidental arterial injury. However it is very unusual to see such catheter in aorta causing aortic regurgitation. Pressure monitoring and Ultrasound guidance can reliably prevent accidental arterial puncture.


How to cite this article:
Hanjoora VM, Gupta G, Raut MS. Aortic regurgitation after chemoport catheter insertion: Diagnostic dilemma.Ann Card Anaesth 2018;21:442-443


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Hanjoora VM, Gupta G, Raut MS. Aortic regurgitation after chemoport catheter insertion: Diagnostic dilemma. Ann Card Anaesth [serial online] 2018 [cited 2020 Jul 4 ];21:442-443
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