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Popliteal venous aneurysm: a report on three cases presenting with chronic venous insufficiency without embolic events

ContributorsChristenson, Jan
Published inPhlebology, vol. 22, no. 2, p. 56-59
Publication date2007
Abstract

Popliteal venous aneurysms (PVA) are rare, but represent a significant potential source of thromboembolus. Most often the patients present with pulmonary embolism, which can also be detected in patients presenting with chronic venous insufficiency.

Keywords
  • Adult
  • Aneurysm/complications/therapy/ultrasonography
  • Anticoagulants/therapeutic use
  • Chronic Disease
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Popliteal Vein
  • Pulmonary Embolism/etiology
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Duplex
  • Vascular Surgical Procedures
  • Venous Insufficiency/complications/therapy/ultrasonography
Citation (ISO format)
CHRISTENSON, Jan. Popliteal venous aneurysm: a report on three cases presenting with chronic venous insufficiency without embolic events. In: Phlebology, 2007, vol. 22, n° 2, p. 56–59. doi: 10.1258/026835507780346204
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