Patients were treated with medical treatment with or without one of the following-percutaneous needle aspiration, percutaneous catheter drainage
or open surgical drainage.
Laparoscopic fenestration versus percutaneous catheter drainage
for lymphocele treatment after kidney transplantation," Transplantation Proceedings, vol.
For the typical 8mm internal diameter of catheter drainage
tubing, the velocity needed to purge air can be calculated to be 28 cm/s, or 50,700 ml/hour.
2 Repeat CT scan images showing interval resolution of emphysematous cystitis after two weeks of antibiotics and foley catheter drainage
If there is an intraabdominal abscess resistant to catheter drainage
in the postoperative period or an intraabdominal soft tissue mass with a history of previous surgery, textiloma should be included in the differential diagnosis.
Percutaneous catheter drainage
was considered a clinical success if the patient was cured and discharged from the hospital without surgical drainage, and a clinical failure if the patients required surgical drainage or died.
Conversely, most of those initially managed conservatively by catheter drainage
fail to resolve.
blockage occurred more commonly with single 10 FR catheters evacuating fluid with particles.
Prospective comparison of indwelling bladder catheter drainage
versus no catheter after vaginal hysterectomy.
2) Management options include percutaneous catheter drainage
, open drainage by pericardiotomy, or open drainage and repair by sternotomy/thoracotomy.
Pericardial tamponade and large pericardial effusion: causal and efficacy of percutaneous catheter drainage
in 50 patients.
1,6) Factors to be taken into account are that this is an indirect measurement of IAP and it may interfere with the urinary catheter drainage
Unfortunately, infection control among persons with long-term indwelling catheters has not significantly advanced since the closed system of catheter drainage
was introduced 3 decades ago .
In small case reports and case series where sufficient details were stated, we could find only 11 previously described cases of spinal epidural abscess managed by percutaneous drainage, involving either needle aspiration or catheter drainage
We successfully treated this transcervical, transthoracic infection surgically via a transoral approach to the retropharyngeal abscess combined with catheter drainage
and irrigation of the abscess cavity at a depth of 13 cm.