Peripherally inserted central catheterUploader: Bracage 5 years ago Subscribe 1
The PICC is also provided with a "wing" having holes for either sutures or an adhesive securing device. When the skin is completely numb, a needle will be put into the vein. This is the same as my dad, he had a total gastrectomy and half esophagus removed 3 weeks ago, and Side effects of chemotherapy into a limb After having chemotherapy into a limb you may develop some side effects, mostly in the limb that was treated. What's happening near you? Then it is threaded into the vein until the tip is in a large vein just above the heart.