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What does HTX stand for?

HTX stands for Hemothorax

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Rare but life-threatening complications include hematoma formation enough to compromise airway, hemorrhage with or without hemothorax, cerebrovascular accidents from thromboembolism, Horner's syndrome, pseudoaneurysm or arteriovenous fistula formation, arterial occlusion, and even death (2, 3, 7).
Some other authors recommend femoral vein catheterization because of reasons including easy anatomic access, guidance of femoral arterial pulse, easy hemostasis even if arterial injury occurs, not constituting an obstacle for cardiopulmonary resuscitation, not having risks of hemothorax and penumothorax (19,20).