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An interesting cause of a swollen lower limb
  1. Christopher Lowry,
  2. Scott Boyes
  1. Emergency Department, Hawkes Bay Regional Hospital, Hastings, New Zealand
  1. Correspondence to Dr Christopher John Lowry, Emergency Department, Hawkes Bay Regional Hospital, Omahu Rd, Private Bag 9014, Hastings, New Zealand; chrislowry55{at}

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A 38-year-old man was referred to the emergency department by his general practitioner with a 4-day history of pain and swelling in his left …

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