Infection: A Dreaded Complication of DBSby
by surgery and IV antibiotics.
• Most often, surgery to explant (remove) some or all of the hardware... to be in the hospital.
• PICC lines (Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters) are generally used for long-term IV...
UPDATE mystery unravelingby
Pulmonary came yesterday to remove the catheter from my lung. It started... a procedure. He did not seem to see that it was a funny question to me.
The removal went smoothly...