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Axillary vein thrombosis mimicking muscular strain.
  1. J Louis
  1. Accident and Emergency Department, Southmead Hospital, Bristol.

    Abstract

    Axillary vein thrombosis may occur on strenuous activity with a clinical picture similar to a simple strain. It carries significant morbidity but a good outcome is possible with early treatment. The aetiology, investigation, and treatment are discussed.

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