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... Well I am feeling a little better today but very nervous. Not sure of the midline myself. The nurse said it would feel the same as when they did the picc but they put numbing stuff on the picc and it was done in the hospital. Not this time. I really do feel that it is kind of stupid though. ... (7 replies)
... Hi Fernee Sorry to hear you had so much trouble with your picc. Boy your luck sounds like mine lately. I have been really tired lately so I haven't been on the boards too much What is the midline going to be like? It is very unusual to have the picc get inflammed so I am sorry to hear it happened before your treatment was finished and you have to go through all of the... (7 replies)
... If anyone has had a similar double lumen PICC line in the upper arm or any experiences with PICC about a place to talk about it. ... (5 replies)

... Hey Marsha, I guess one of your lyme symptoms is cognitive, cause I am Derek LOL. I do that all the time. my problems are starting to simmer down. All the areas that were red and inflamed are now scabed over. It is still itchy at times but not near as bad. The funny thing is I keep getting cold chills in the area of the picc, it gets all tingley and cold feeling for several... (12 replies)
... I cannot comment on the med line but I can on the PICC. I had my PICC inserted almost 2 weeks ago. ... (4 replies)
... Good luck on your PICC. I too was scared, but in the long haul the PICC has worked out well. I am on 1 month of Rocephin and would have had to be sticked every two or three days. ... (11 replies)
... and ended up at dr office. They did blood test. Had to wait a week to get results. Turned out the staff was just in the picc line and had not gotten into blood. They pulled the picc line. The test results showed the kind of staff that is common on the skin. ... (12 replies)
... Hi Fernee Wow what a day you had . Hope this post finds you a little better with the feeling in your arm Mine took about a week to calm down . I was feeling like crap for my aniversery . We went to a place in the mountains in NH old Manor which was very charming My husband tried so hard to make things special but I was not feeling well at all and was not the most... (7 replies)
... Well she starts to pull out the picc and it is stuck. She pulls and my vein tries to suck it back in. She had me put heating pads on it and drink hot tea. ... (7 replies)
... I started my third week on the PICC Monday and am just feeling very blah. I have ran low grade fevers pretty much for months in the evenings it has been around 102. I feel blah and am very tired. ... (18 replies)
PICC line people
May 27, 2006
... As a few of you know I started a new PICC line thread several weeks ago because I could not figure out why all of a sudden one of the most active threads went to speak... ... (11 replies)
... and then I got staff infection in that arm and landed in the hospital with it for a week. They inserted a PICC line then and that involves surgery and they put it in my chest on the right side. I have a lovely grub looking scar now on my chest. HAHA !!! ... (4 replies)
... Getting a PICC line can seem very overwhelming, but it really is a simple procedure. Usually the area where the line will be inserted is numbed beforehand. ... (12 replies)
... The picc line is not like a needle at all. ... (11 replies)
... e feet out and slipping the tube part over your arm and site. It may be a little more romantic than just ace wrap or whatever. Of course this only works if the PICC line is in the arm somewhere. ... (18 replies)
... catheter which is surgically placed in the chest. The PICC line is more common in most cases. Otherwise a temporary line is used but has to be replaced every few days. ... (2 replies)
... What is the difference in a IV and picc line? ... (2 replies)
... but had an apparent allergic reaction. This time she was desensitized in hospital and then had a PICC inserted so she could do the infusions at home. Current infusion 2 grams Rocephin daily. ... (5 replies)
... thanks! I will have to check out the PICC cover. Hopefully the local medical supply place has them. ... (18 replies)

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