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Surgicals needle

This device ensures access to the blood vessels of the central nervous system with ease and minor discomfort. 

Surgicals Catheter

The surgicals catheter is a medical device sutured under the skin, usually in the chest wall. It connects the port to a vein. The port has a septum through which medications can be injected, and blood samples can be drawn repeatedly with less discomfort.

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Surgicals needle

Surgicals needles are used for patients who require long-term access to the central nervous system to withdraw blood and administer fluids, chemotherapy, painkillers, nutritional therapy, and blood products.

Surgicals Catheter

Surgicals catheter is designed to provide repeated access to the vascular system (blood vessels). This port system can be used to administer medications, fluids, and blood products and to withdraw blood samples often.

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This device should be administered to you only by your physician. Your physician will use a bandage for the first few days until your skin heals.

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Surgicals may cause pain, discomfort, and swelling while using. It may also cause infections. Do not self-insert the device. 


Before inserting, inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant or breastfeeding. Keep the port site clean to reduce the risk of infection and other side effects;  Consult your doctor if you experience any symptoms. 

Side Effects

The most common side effects of Surgicals are a burning sensation, fever,  unusual drainage from the injected site

Serious side effects of Surgicals are pain, discomfort, swelling in the shoulder, neck, or arm, pain, or redness around the port site.

Word Of Advice

Make sure that the Surgicals is inserted by a trained physician. Always follow the healthcare professional's advice. Disposal of the needle as per manufacturer instructions.  

Frequently Asked Question


  1. Secure Port; Accessed on 25/08/2021;
  2. Bard Access Systems, Inc, Revised on March 2015; Accessed on 25/08/2021;


The drug information on this page is not a substitute for medical advice. It is meant for educational purposes only. For further details, consult your doctor about your medical condition to know if you are eligible to receive this treatment.