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Postphlebitic Syndrome

Known as: Syndromes, Postphlebitic, Postphlebitic Diseases, Disease, Postphlebitic 
A condition characterized by a chronically swollen limb, often a leg with stasis dermatitis and ulcerations. This syndrome can appear soon after… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE Thrombosis of long-term central venous catheters (CVC) is a serious complication that causes morbidity and interrupts the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND The true incidence of postphlebitic syndrome (PPS) following proximal deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and the efficacy of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The outcome for children with deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) is unknown. An understanding of morbidity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Although uncommon, severe post-phlebitic syndrome may be associated with persistent, intractable pain and swelling… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Central venous lines (CVLs) are frequently associated with deep venous thrombosis (DVT) in children; however, little… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Leeching is considered by many to be a discredited medical relic of the past. This view is not justified, since leeches still… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) occur in pediatric patients; however, the incidence, associated morbidity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) occur in pediatric patients; however, the incidence, associated morbidity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
: Chronic deep venous insufficiency of the lower extremity, usually the result of antecedent venous thrombosis, represents a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
Abstract The manifestations of thromboembolism are highly variable and frequently obscure. Clinical diagnosis of these entities… Expand
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