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

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: 13th Aug 2019
System: Vascular
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