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Table 3 Totally implantable central venous access port related complications

From: Stuck fragment of totally implantable central venous access ports during removal: risk factor analysis in children

Complications n = 98
Early complications
 Arterial puncture 2 (2%)
 Multiple puncture trial on others site 5 (5%)
 Hemopneumothorax 0 (0%)
 Thrombotic malfunction 0 (0%)
 Mechanical malfunction 0 (0%)
Late complications
 CLABSI 19 (19.4%)
 Thrombotic malfunction 5 (5%)
 Mechanical malfunction 1 (1%)
 Port site problems 3 (3.1%)
  1. Data are n (%). CLABSI: central line associated blood stream infection