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Abnormally Positioned Tubes and Catheters
Helen T. Winer-Muram, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Imaging

    • Clinical Issues

      TERMINOLOGY

      • Synonyms

        • Cardiopulmonary support & monitoring devices, lines, tubes
      • Definitions

        • Suboptimal positioning of tubes, lines, catheters

      IMAGING

      • General Features

        • Radiographic Findings

          • Fluoroscopic Findings

            • CT Findings

              • Imaging Recommendations

                DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                  PATHOLOGY

                  • General Features

                    • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                      • Microscopic Features

                        CLINICAL ISSUES

                        • Presentation

                          • Demographics

                            • Natural History & Prognosis

                              • Treatment

                                Selected References

                                1. Swain FR et al: Traumatic complications from placement of thoracic catheters and tubes. Emerg Radiol. 12(1-2):11-8, 2005
                                2. Hunter TB et al: Medical devices of the chest. Radiographics. 24(6):1725-46, 2004
                                3. Tseng M et al: Radiologic placement of central venous catheters: rates of success and immediate complications in 3412 cases. Can Assoc Radiol J. 52(6):379-84, 2001
                                4. Gayer G et al: CT diagnosis of malpositioned chest tubes. Br J Radiol. 73(871):786-90, 2000
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                                KEY FACTS

                                • Imaging

                                  • Clinical Issues

                                    TERMINOLOGY

                                    • Synonyms

                                      • Cardiopulmonary support & monitoring devices, lines, tubes
                                    • Definitions

                                      • Suboptimal positioning of tubes, lines, catheters

                                    IMAGING

                                    • General Features

                                      • Radiographic Findings

                                        • Fluoroscopic Findings

                                          • CT Findings

                                            • Imaging Recommendations

                                              DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                PATHOLOGY

                                                • General Features

                                                  • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                    • Microscopic Features

                                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                      • Presentation

                                                        • Demographics

                                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                            • Treatment

                                                              Selected References

                                                              1. Swain FR et al: Traumatic complications from placement of thoracic catheters and tubes. Emerg Radiol. 12(1-2):11-8, 2005
                                                              2. Hunter TB et al: Medical devices of the chest. Radiographics. 24(6):1725-46, 2004
                                                              3. Tseng M et al: Radiologic placement of central venous catheters: rates of success and immediate complications in 3412 cases. Can Assoc Radiol J. 52(6):379-84, 2001
                                                              4. Gayer G et al: CT diagnosis of malpositioned chest tubes. Br J Radiol. 73(871):786-90, 2000