Chest radiography as a method of screening for occult cancer in patients with idiopathic deep vein thrombosis.


The occurrence of neoplasms in patients with idiopathic deep vein thrombosis (DVT) may result in a significant reduction in survival rates. The aim of our study was to assess the use of chest X-rays (CXRs) as a screening method of intrathoracic neoplasms in patients who with idiopathic DVT. In observational, cross-sectional study, the medical records of 99… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0003319711421663

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