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Case 48-1974: Recurrent Thrombophlebitis in a 56-Year-Old Man

Publication ,  Journal Article
Cabot, RC; Scully, RE; McNeely, BU; Moncure, AC; Robboy, SJ
Published in: New England Journal of Medicine
December 5, 1974

Presentation of Case A 56-year-old man was admitted to the hospital because of pain in the left calf. He was well until five weeks previously, when he noticed pain and swelling in the right calf and came to the hospital. Examination disclosed enlargement of the right calf and a positive Homans sign. A phlebogram (Fig. 1) showed multiple intraluminal defects within the deep veins in the right calf; the external iliac vein was patent. The hematocrit was 38 per cent. Heparin and warfarin were given, and he was discharged on the ninth hospital day on warfarin therapy. Eight days before. © 1974, Massachusetts Medical Society. All rights reserved.

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New England Journal of Medicine

DOI

EISSN

1533-4406

ISSN

0028-4793

Publication Date

December 5, 1974

Volume

291

Issue

23

Start / End Page

1246 / 1250

Related Subject Headings

  • General & Internal Medicine
  • 11 Medical and Health Sciences
 

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Cabot, R. C., Scully, R. E., McNeely, B. U., Moncure, A. C., & Robboy, S. J. (1974). Case 48-1974: Recurrent Thrombophlebitis in a 56-Year-Old Man. New England Journal of Medicine, 291(23), 1246–1250. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJM197412052912311
Cabot, R. C., R. E. Scully, B. U. McNeely, A. C. Moncure, and S. J. Robboy. “Case 48-1974: Recurrent Thrombophlebitis in a 56-Year-Old Man.” New England Journal of Medicine 291, no. 23 (December 5, 1974): 1246–50. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJM197412052912311.
Cabot RC, Scully RE, McNeely BU, Moncure AC, Robboy SJ. Case 48-1974: Recurrent Thrombophlebitis in a 56-Year-Old Man. New England Journal of Medicine. 1974 Dec 5;291(23):1246–50.
Cabot, R. C., et al. “Case 48-1974: Recurrent Thrombophlebitis in a 56-Year-Old Man.” New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 291, no. 23, Dec. 1974, pp. 1246–50. Scopus, doi:10.1056/NEJM197412052912311.
Cabot RC, Scully RE, McNeely BU, Moncure AC, Robboy SJ. Case 48-1974: Recurrent Thrombophlebitis in a 56-Year-Old Man. New England Journal of Medicine. 1974 Dec 5;291(23):1246–1250.

Published In

New England Journal of Medicine

DOI

EISSN

1533-4406

ISSN

0028-4793

Publication Date

December 5, 1974

Volume

291

Issue

23

Start / End Page

1246 / 1250

Related Subject Headings

  • General & Internal Medicine
  • 11 Medical and Health Sciences