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ScientificWorldJournal. 2007 Jun 12;7:1004-6.

Not to knot a catheter. Case report of the knotting of a suprapubic catheter.

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Department of Paediatric Surgery, Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust, Leeds, UK. shahme.farook@leedsth.nhs.uk

Abstract

A 20-month-old boy, who underwent left nephrectomy, had a suprapubic catheter inserted that knotted within the bladder. This case report identifies possible causes for such occurrences and how best to manage them.

PMID:
17619782
PMCID:
PMC5900527
DOI:
10.1100/tsw.2007.169
[Indexed for MEDLINE]
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