Volume 11
Number 3
Aug 2007
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Clinical Image
AR de Meijer, MMJJR Jaspers

A 36 year-old man was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with severe pneumonia. After percutaneous catheter- ization of the femoral vein, the guide wire was lost. This was only noticed two weeks after discharge from hospital. Fortunately, the guide wire was discovered and extracted without further complications.

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