Superficial thrombophlebitis

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

PH of pulmonary embolism. Palpable tender strand and skin discoloration at the dorsal aspect of the distal thigh

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Incompressible, varicose, epifascial vein with internal echoes draining in to a medial posterior side branch of the great saphenous vein. Deep venous thrombosis was excluded (not shown).

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Case information

rID: 18862
Case created: 25th Jul 2012
Last edited: 5th Nov 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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