Thrombosed popliteal venous aneurysm

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

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

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

Case Discussion

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

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Case Information

rID: 15979
Case created: 30th Nov 2011
Last edited: 24th Oct 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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