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Table 1 Reports of intravenous misplacement of a nephrostomy tube

From: Intravenous misplacement of the nephrostomy catheter following percutaneous nephrostolithotomy: two case reports and literature review

Author No./sex/age Side Catheter Catheter withdrawl Operation type Location Subsequent treatment
Dias Filho, et al. 1/F/63 L Foley catheter 1-step under fluoroscopy Catheter placement Renal vein, IVC Second PCNL
Shaw G, et al. 2/M54 R Nephrostomy tube 2-step under fluoroscopy PCNL Renal vein Exploratory
Mazzucchi E, et al. 3/M/52 L Nephrostomy tube 1-step under fluoroscopy PCNL Renal vein No
Mazzucchi E, et al. 4/F/35 L Nephrostomy tube 2-step under fluoroscopy PCNL Renal vein, IVC No
Li, et al. 5/F/32 L Nephrostomy tube 2-step under fluoroscopy PCNL Renal vein, IVC No
CJ,Wang, et al. 6/F/66 L Nephrostomy tube 1-step under fluoroscopy PCNL Renal vein No
Kotb, et al. 7/M/50 L Foley catheter 1-step open pyelotomy Catheter placement Renal vein, IVC Open pyelotomy
XF Chen, et al. 8/M/42 L Nephrostomy tube 2-step under CT guide PCNL Renal vein, IVC Second PCNL
XF Chen, et al. 9/F/38 L Nephrostomy tube 2-step under fluoroscopy PCNL Renal vein, IVC Simultanuous PCNL
XF Chen, et al. 10/M/48 L Nephrostomy tube 1-step under ultrasound PCNL Renal vein Second PCNL
  1. PCNL percutaneous nephrostolithotomy, M male, F female, L left, R right, IVC inferior vena cava