Primary upper-extremity deep venous thrombosis.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Using an illustrative case, this report reviews the entity of primary upper-extremity deep venous thrombosis, also known as Paget-Schroetter syndrome. The entity of Paget-Schroetter syndrome is important to military physicians because of its occurrence in young, healthy, active individuals such as those in our active duty population. A review of the literature was performed and it was concluded that a multimodal approach to therapy, as was done in this case, gives the best overall results.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Viera, AJ

Published Date

  • December 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 162 / 12

Start / End Page

  • 829 - 831

PubMed ID

  • 9433093

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0026-4075


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England