Popliteal vein compression by a fibular osteochondroma. A case report.

Abstract

A 15-year-old female presented with chronic right lower leg swelling and pain. Her symptomatology proved to be as a result of popliteal vein compression by a fibular osteochondroma. Clinical improvement followed surgical resection of the osteocartilaginous exostosis.

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@article{Kraus1986PoplitealVC, title={Popliteal vein compression by a fibular osteochondroma. A case report.}, author={Richard A Kraus and J. C. Macke and Alvin H. Crawford and William S. Ball}, journal={Pediatric radiology}, year={1986}, volume={16 2}, pages={173-4} }