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Interventional Radiology: Percutaneous Drain: How to prepare and what to expect

Interventional Radiology: Percutaneous Drain: How to prepare and what to expect
Abstract

This handout explains what a percutaneous abdominal or pelvic drain is and what to expect when you have one. It includes why a drain may be placed, risks involved, and how to flush the drain and take care of the dressings.

Author
Interventional Radiology
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2004
Revision Date
06/2021
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General Subject
Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Specific Subject/Keyword
Interventional Radiology
Postoperative Care
Radiology
Self-care
Languages
English
Record ID
3012