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We would not access the port and have the site evaluated for bleeding, infection etc.
—————————— Maritza Salazar-Abshire, MSN, MED, RN, CPON Senior Nursing Instructor The Children’s Cancer Hospital at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Houston, Texas USA 713-745-0383 email@example.com —————————— ——————————————- Original Message: Sent: 08-30-2019 08:15 AM From: Sarah Hakim Subject: oozing from a port
Kindly advise what do you do in case you want to access a port that has oozing from the insertion site? do you still access it ?
—————————— Sarah Hakim, MSN,RN Clinical Educator Lebanon ——————————