I have horrible veins and always have...in fact, I had a PICC Line because of them; in 2014, the line got infected and the infection went through a hole in my heart I didn't even know about, caused a brain aneursym and eventually a stroke.
So, needless to say, I'm a bit leery of PICC lines, Ports and such. However, I now find myself in a situation of having to get IVIG Infusions every two weeks. My bruises from them 'trying' to find veins haven't even worn off yet, and they're talking Portacath, and I'm not a fan.
I'm looking for anyone has a Port or does SubQ IVIG. Tell me your experience.
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