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Occlusion of the Ascenda Catheter in a Patient with Pump Twiddler’s Sydrome: A Case Report

Jianning Shao 1 , * , Leonardo Frizon 2 , Andre G. Machado 2 , 3 , Keith McKee 4 , Francois Bethoux 4 , Jennifer Hartman 4 and Sean J. Nagel 2 , 3
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1 Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
2 Center for Neurological Restoration, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
3 Department of Neurosurgery, Neurological Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
4 Mellen Center, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: April 2018, 8 (2); e65312
  • Published Online: April 28, 2018
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: December 18, 2017
  • Revised: February 5, 2018
  • Accepted: April 22, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.65312

To Cite: Shao J, Frizon L, Machado A G, McKee K, Bethoux F, et al. Occlusion of the Ascenda Catheter in a Patient with Pump Twiddler’s Sydrome: A Case Report , Anesth Pain Med. 2018 ; 8(2):e65312. doi: 10.5812/aapm.65312.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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