Outpatient High-Dose Urokinase Lock: A Quick Answer to Blocked Tunneled Cuffed Catheters

ABSTRACT Introduction: Tunneled Cuffed Catheters (TCC) in haemodialysis are often lost to thrombotic complications. Thrombolytic agents like urokinase are used for thrombolysis of blocked catheters. Inpatient administration of such thrombolytic agents is problematic and expensive for patients and i...

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Main Authors: Subho Banerjee, Himanshu V Patel, Nilavav M Shah, Rutul M Dave, Keshab Sil, Divyesh P Engineer, Vivek B Kute
Format: Article
Published: JCDR Research and Publications Private Limited 2020-06-01
Series:Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research
Online Access:https://jcdr.net/articles/PDF/13756/44595_CE[Ra1]_F(SHU)_PF1(AG_KM)_PFA(KM)_PB(AG_KM)_PN(SL).pdf