Broken catheter embolism is a rare but often fatal complication of implantable venous access devices. Prompt removal is key to avoiding an adverse outcome.
Departments of *Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
†Image Guided Therapy, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), Toronto, ON, Canada
The authors declare no conflict of interest.
Reprints: Angela Punnett, MD, FRCPC, Department of Paediatric Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555, University Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G1X8 (e-mail: email@example.com).
Received May 15, 2019
Accepted July 18, 2019
Online date: September 23, 2019