The tight pants syndrome--a sporting variant.

  title={The tight pants syndrome--a sporting variant.},
  author={Nigel I Jowett and Christine G Robinson},
  journal={Postgraduate medical journal},
  volume={72 846},
Tight neoprene 'warm pants' are increasingly utilised by sportsmen to prevent muscular injury. However, they may impede venous flow from the legs. We describe a case of extensive proximal deep vein thrombosis with subsequent pulmonary embolism in a fit young man with previous hip trauma.