May-Thurner syndrome: case report and review of the literature involving modern endovascular therapy.

@article{Moudgill2009MayThurnerSC,
  title={May-Thurner syndrome: case report and review of the literature involving modern endovascular therapy.},
  author={Neil Moudgill and E. Dieter Hager and Carin Gonsalves and Robert A Larson and Joseph V. Lombardi and Paul J Dimuzio},
  journal={Vascular},
  year={2009},
  volume={17 6},
  pages={330-5}
}
May-Thurner syndrome is a rare clinical entity involving venous obstruction of the left lower extremity. Obstruction occurs secondary to compression of the left common iliac vein between the right common iliac artery and the underlying vertebral body. Current management largely involves endovascular therapy. A review was conducted of six studies containing at least five patients with May-Thurner syndrome treated by endovascular therapy. We compiled data on 113 patients, analyzing patient… CONTINUE READING
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