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Table 1 Summary of complications

From: Incidents and complications of totally implanted vascular access devices in children: a prospective study

Patient's position in the series Operative complication Complication at one month Treatment Complication grade according to Clavien
3 pneumothorax   drainage 3
7 pneumothorax   drainage 3
9   scar wound care 1
14   obstruction thrombolysis 2
15   obstruction thrombolysis 2
20 introducer in the carotid    3
24 pneumothorax   observation 1
26   pain physiotherapy 1
44   catheter misplacement re-operation 3