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a thin flexible tube inserted into the body to permit introduction or withdrawal of fluids or to keep the passageway open

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Therefore, the patient was intubated to allow the surgeon to place the BROVIAC catheter and utilize it for the remainder of the surgery.
Ethanol-lock technique in the treatment of bloodstream infections in pediatric oncology patients with broviac catheter. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 25(8), 661-621.
continued to improve, and within 10 days she underwent placement of a ventriculo-peritoneal shunt for hydrocephalus and placement of a Broviac catheter for long-term antibiotic therapy.
A new approach to the management of Broviac catheter infection.
Broviac catheter: one type of catheter used in TPN feelings.