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Table 3 Anatomic site for venous access

From: Totally implantable venous access devices: retrospective analysis of different insertion techniques and predictors of complications in 796 devices implanted in a single institution

Successful vein accessed Number  
Cephalic vein Right 19
  Left 74
Proximal internal jugular vein (cervical access) Right 68
  Left 39
Subclavian vein Right 16
  Left 65
Distal internal jugular vein/brachiocephalic vein (supraclavicular access) Right 306
  Left 209
Total   796
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