"Paracentesis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A procedure in which fluid is withdrawn from a body cavity or organ via a trocar and cannula, needle, or other hollow instrument.
- Puncture and Aspiration
- Aspiration and Puncture
- Puncture and Drainage
- Drainage and Puncture
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Paracentesis" by people in Profiles.
Gupta K, Khan A, Goyal H, Cal N, Hans B, Martins T, Ghaoui R. Weekend admissions with ascites are associated with delayed paracentesis: A nationwide analysis of the 'weekend effect'. Ann Hepatol. 2020 Sep - Oct; 19(5):523-529.
Knox DB, Wong WW. Graduating Fellows' Procedural Comfort Level With Pulmonary Critical Care Procedures. J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol. 2019 Oct; 26(4):231-236.
Rajpal S, Opotowsky AR, Rutherford A, Wu F. Hemodynamic Effects of Paracentesis in a Patient With a Fontan Circulation. World J Pediatr Congenit Heart Surg. 2019 05; 10(3):357-359.
Touray S, Sood RN, Lindstrom D, Holdorf J, Ahmad S, Knox DB, Sosa AF. Risk Stratification in Patients with Complicated Parapneumonic Effusions and Empyema Using the RAPID Score. Lung. 2018 10; 196(5):623-629.
McTaggart RA, Tung EL, Yaghi S, Cutting SM, Hemendinger M, Gale HI, Baird GL, Haas RA, Jayaraman MV. Continuous aspiration prior to intracranial vascular embolectomy (CAPTIVE): a technique which improves outcomes. J Neurointerv Surg. 2017 Dec; 9(12):1154-1159.
Haran JP, Wilsterman E, Zeoli T, Beaudoin FL, Tjia J, Hibberd PL. Elderly patients are at increased risk for treatment failure in outpatient management of purulent skin infections. Am J Emerg Med. 2017 Feb; 35(2):249-254.
Shah A, Amarapurkar D, Dharod M, Chandnani M, Baijal R, Kumar P, Jain M, Patel N, Kamani P, Gautam S, Shah N, Kulkarni S, Doshi S. Coagulopathy in cirrhosis: A prospective study to correlate conventional tests of coagulation and bleeding following invasive procedures in cirrhotics. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2015 Sep; 34(5):359-64.
Brooling J, Ghaoui R, Lindenauer PK, Friderici J, Lagu T. Use of paracentesis in hospitalized patients with decompensated cirrhosis and ascites: opportunities for quality improvement. J Hosp Med. 2014 Dec; 9(12):797-9.
Shaikh AY, Oliveira PJ. Exogenous lipoid pneumonia (fire-eater's lung). Am J Med. 2014 Feb; 127(2):e3-4.
Seferovic PM, Ristic AD, Maksimovic R, Petrovic P, Ostojic M, Simeunovic S, Zamaklar D, Simeunovic D, Spodick DH. Initial clinical experience with PerDUCER device: promising new tool in the diagnosis and treatment of pericardial disease. Clin Cardiol. 1999 Jan; 22(1 Suppl 1):I30-5.