Brachiocephalic vein thrombosis

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Left sided arm swelling.

Patient Data

Age: 68
Gender: Female
CT

CT Angiogram Chest and Neck

Occlusion with no contrast in the left brachiocephalic vein, the left jugular vein and left subclavian vein. It is also observed extensive collateral circulation.

Case Discussion

Occlusion with no contrast in the left brachiocephalic vein, the left jugular vein and left subclavian vein. It is also observed extensive collateral circulation.

Enlarged lymph nodes are seen in the left cervical chain (masses - not known aetiological diagnosis).

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Case information

rID: 14235
Case created: 8th Jul 2011
Last edited: 9th Jan 2016
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