my new port, a super PowerPort®by
of additional planning as the port usually goes right under the spot that my T support presses on my chest... claustrophobic.
The surgery was a cinch. It involved inserting the port under the skin in the chest...
Obviously, as I'm sure you already know, he needs to see his physician. Family pracitioner, geriatrician, or internist to start. A GI specialist, if no one can figure out the answer. Hydration and managment and monitoring of
Today I went in bright and early to Vascular Radiology to get my port removed and then a new one......but I am a bit stubborn at times. I am a bit nervous about them attempting to use the port tomorrow during chemo...
The Pros and Cons of a Port-a-Cathby
alternative is a Port-a-Cath (port for short). A Port consists of a reservoir (the portal) and a tube (the catheter). The port is implanted under the skin in the upper chest. It may appear as a bump under the skin...
Port Removal Authorityby
Friday I got the port removed. It was a fairly simple process, but beforehand involved blood.... He was very young, also. When the port was put in, I was knocked out (twilight, I think they call it). This time...
Update on "MS as Vascular Disease"by
at the vascular systems of MS patients, specifically by imaging the veins that are directly related to the central... they studied there were blockages or abnormal narrowing of these very important vascular pathways. The researchers theorized...