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Marina’s Port ~ Reflections on the Experience

It’s in! A PowerPort is now a part of me. Goofy grin courtesy of anesthesia! Glad the head cap matches my shirt, too. I was relieved to learn that they would give me anesthesia before cutting into my chest to place the port and guide the catheter through a large vein (superior vena cava).  While… Read More »