Malignant Ascites: An Overview of Management With Tunneled Peritoneal Drainage Catheters

Shree Venkat, Kyle Maughan, Jagteshwar Sandhu, Evelyn P. Wempe, Zoe Ann Miller

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Malignant ascites is a common and debilitating condition. Treatment options favoring palliative approach are preferred. A discussion of tunneled peritoneal catheters as a management option is included in the following review.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal of Radiology Nursing
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019



  • Ascities
  • Drainage catheter
  • Maligancy
  • Malignant
  • Peritoneal drain
  • Radiology nursing

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology
  • Advanced and Specialized Nursing

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