Lower-extremity venous ultrasound — past, present and future

Lower-extremity venous ultrasound — past, present and future Deep vein thrombosis is a frequent clinical concern and imaging request in the pediatric population. There has been increased awareness of deep venous thrombosis in the pediatric population and sonography is now utilized more liberally and frequently to evaluate for thrombosis in the extremities. In this review the author discusses various aspects of deep vein thrombosis in the lower extremity including the pathophysiology, background, and morbidity in children. The current ultrasound guidelines and techniques, and the controversy over treatment are discussed as well. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Pediatric Radiology Springer Journals

Lower-extremity venous ultrasound — past, present and future

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Publisher
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright
Copyright © 2017 by Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Imaging / Radiology; Pediatrics; Neuroradiology; Nuclear Medicine; Ultrasound; Oncology
ISSN
0301-0449
eISSN
1432-1998
D.O.I.
10.1007/s00247-017-3933-7
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Abstract

Deep vein thrombosis is a frequent clinical concern and imaging request in the pediatric population. There has been increased awareness of deep venous thrombosis in the pediatric population and sonography is now utilized more liberally and frequently to evaluate for thrombosis in the extremities. In this review the author discusses various aspects of deep vein thrombosis in the lower extremity including the pathophysiology, background, and morbidity in children. The current ultrasound guidelines and techniques, and the controversy over treatment are discussed as well.

Journal

Pediatric RadiologySpringer Journals

Published: Aug 4, 2017

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