Trousseau syndrome

Dr Yuranga Weerakkody and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

Trousseau syndrome is referred to by a number of names, such as migratory thrombophlebitis and cancer-associated thromboembolism, but is essentially the association of venous thrombosis provoked by a yet to be diagnosed malignancy.

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Article information

rID: 41079
System: Haematology
Section: Syndromes
Tag: stub, refs, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Trousseau's syndrome
  • Migratory thrombophlebitis
  • Cancer-associated thromboembolism
  • Cancer-associated thromboemboli

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