Hemodynamic and morphologic evaluation of sequelae of primary upper extremity deep venous thromboses treated with anticoagulation.

@article{Persson2006HemodynamicAM,
  title={Hemodynamic and morphologic evaluation of sequelae of primary upper extremity deep venous thromboses treated with anticoagulation.},
  author={Lena M Persson and Thomas Arnhjort and Gerd L{\"a}rfars and Stefan Rosfors},
  journal={Journal of vascular surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={43 6},
  pages={1230-5; discussion 1235}
}
OBJECTIVES This study was performed to describe venous function, residual morphologic abnormalities, and the occurrence of post-thrombotic syndrome in patients with conservatively treated primary upper-extremity deep venous thromboses (UEDVT). METHOD This was a retrospective follow-up study of 31 patients with previous primary UEDVT treated with anticoagulation only, identified by a search of medical records. The mean follow-up time was 5 years. The patients were evaluated by interview… CONTINUE READING

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