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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
Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2004
Revision Date
06/2019
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General Subject
Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Specific Subject/Keyword
Postoperative Care
Radiology
Self-care
Interventional Radiology
Languages
English
Record ID
3012