Popliteal vein entrapment presenting as deep venous thrombosis and chronic venous insufficiency.

@article{Gerkin1993PoplitealVE,
  title={Popliteal vein entrapment presenting as deep venous thrombosis and chronic venous insufficiency.},
  author={Todd M Gerkin and Hugh G Beebe and David M. Williams and Jess R Bloom and Thomas W. Wakefield},
  journal={Journal of vascular surgery},
  year={1993},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={760-6}
}
PURPOSE This report describes popliteal vein entrapment in three patients and demonstrates that it may present with manifestations of typical venous disease. METHODS This report was compiled from a review of inpatient and outpatient records. RESULTS In the first case, a 28-year-old woman was seen with left leg popliteal and calf deep vein thrombosis… CONTINUE READING