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Table 2 Types of cancer

From: Ultrasound-guided central venous catheterization in cancer patients improves the success rate of cannulation and reduces mechanical complications: A prospective observational study of 1,978 consecutive catheterizations

  Noof procedures % of cancer
Total 1,978 100
Solid tumor 1,398 70.68
Gastrointestinal 904 45.70
Lung 64 3.24
Breast 136 6.88
Other solid cancer 294 14.86
Hematologic malignancies 580 29.32
Lymphomas 216 10.82
Acute leukemia 196 9.91
Multiple myeloma 126 6.37
Other hematologic malignancies 42 2.12