Role of surgery in iliofemoral venous thrombosis.


Thrombectomy has a limited but definite role in the clinical management of patients with iliofemoral venous thrombosis. It is best applied selectively to achieve specific goals in two different groups of patients at either end of the disease spectrum. In relatively active healthy young patients with phlegmasia alba dolens operated on relatively soon after… (More)


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@article{Rutherford1986RoleOS, title={Role of surgery in iliofemoral venous thrombosis.}, author={Robert B. Rutherford}, journal={Chest}, year={1986}, volume={89 5 Suppl}, pages={434S-437S} }