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Table 3 Prevalence of CVAD-related complicationsa

From: Treatment patterns and healthcare resource utilization among patients with hereditary angioedema in the United States

CVAD-related complication Patients with a CVAD N = 18
Any complication, n (%) 10 (55.6)
Specific complications, n (%)a  
 Mechanical complication 7 (38.9)
 Removal of pericatheter and insertion of replacement catheter 7 (38.9)
 Other and unspecified infection due to central venous catheter 2 (11.1)
 Local infection due to central venous catheter 1 (5.6)
  1. CVAD central venous access device
  2. aA given patient may have had more than one CVAD-related complication