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Type: Case study

Date: 24 December 2015

Description

69yo female patient with a history of lung carcinoma who presented 5 months post surgical placement of a left subclavian chest port:

  • One week history of swelling and pain in the upper left extremity
  • Left arm ultrasound shows occlusive DVT in left basilic, brachial, axillary and subclavian veins