Multimodality imaging in the diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis and popliteal pseudoaneurysm complicating a sessile osteochondroma.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Synergistic use of ultrasonography, radiography, multidetector CT (MDCT) and MRI enabled a prompt and accurate diagnosis of a nonocclusive popliteal vein thrombus (deep venous thrombosis, DVT) and a pseudoaneurysm complicating a sessile osteochondroma in an 11-year-old boy who presented in the emergency department with sudden-onset nontraumatic pain in the posterior aspect of the knee.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Christensen, JD; Monu, JUV

Published Date

  • August 2008

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 38 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 887 - 891

PubMed ID

  • 18446334

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0301-0449

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00247-008-0862-5


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Germany