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Angiography: Tunneled central venous catheter: Hickman, Leonard, or Groshong catheter  
Abstract:  This handout explains what a central venous catheter is and what to expect when you have one. Detailed instructions are included for preparing for the procedure, and self-care at home afterward.
Author: Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2012, October 1, 2017
UWMC Availability:  Radiology/Imaging Services
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Medical Equipment & Supplies
Specific Subject(s):  Catheterization
Language(s):  Chinese; English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Technical
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #3958

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