The femoral vein is the most popular location for temporary catheterization during emergency hemodialysis. Common complications are infection, thrombosis, arterial puncture, and groin hematoma. We report herein a patient with femoral vein perforation and prevesical hematoma.
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Published online: May 06, 2008
Accepted: October 30, 2007
Received in revised form: May 16, 2007
Received: November 22, 2006
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