Thrombosed popliteal venous aneurysm

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Incidental finding on MRI of the knee performed for acute swelling in chronic arthralgia and known osteoarthritis.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

Popliteal vein aneurysms are rare but potentially dangerous for risk of fatal thromboembolism.

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Case information

rID: 15979
Published: 30th Nov 2011
Last edited: 24th Oct 2015
System: Vascular
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