RAUL E. FALICOV, M.D.; LEON RESNEKOV, M.D., M.R.C.P.; JERRY PETASNICK, M.D.
A case of posttraumatic axillary vein thrombosis in an otherwise healthy young man gave rise to rapidly progressive obstructive pulmonary hypertension, a result of recurrent thromboembolism. The syndrome is clinically rare and should be considered in the differential diagnosis of recurrent pulmonary thromboembolism.
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FALICOV RE, RESNEKOV L, PETASNICK J. Progressive Pulmonary Vascular Obstruction and Cor Pulmonale Due to Repeated Embolism from Axillary Vein Thrombosis. Ann Intern Med. 1970;73:429–431. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-73-3-429
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1970;73(3):429-431.
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