MAY THURNER SYNDROME – UNUSUAL CAUSE OF LEFT LOWER LIMB VARICOSITIES.
Dr. Harshwardhan Shrotri, Dr. Anubhav Kamal, Dr. Rajesh Kuber and Dr. Vigyat Kamal*
Deep venous thrombosis of lower extremity is a well-known entity having multiple causes. Apart from usual thrombotic causative factors, atypical sources do exist and pose a challenge to both clinicians and radiologists. It is essential to diagnose anatomical vascular variations such as May Thurner syndrome to suggest further diagnostic and treatment options for younger age group and prevent morbid complications like pulmonary embolism.
Keywords: May-Thurner Syndrome (MeSH unique ID: D062108), Venous Thrombosis (MeSH unique ID: D020246), Thrombectomy (MeSH unique ID: D017131), Thrombophilia (MeSH unique ID: D019851).
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