Een sportieve man met een gezwollen arm

Translated title of the contribution: An athletic man with a swollen arm

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A 28-year-old male was referred to our emergency department with a swollen left arm after intensive exercise. Physical examination revealed distension of the superficial veins of his left arm and chest. Duplex ultrasound confirmed the diagnosis of Paget-Schroetter syndrome. He was successfully treated with thrombolysis and first rib resection.

Translated title of the contributionAn athletic man with a swollen arm
Original languageDutch
Pages (from-to)D875
JournalNederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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