Which of these patients would LEAST likely be considered at high risk for DVT?
1- 62y/o F w/ fractured hip
2- 36y/o M w/ Hodgkins disease
3- 75y/o F w/ TIA
4- 18y/o M w/ MVA recovery
5- 72 y/o F overweight/CHF
75 y/o w/ TIA
What is the primary concern in patients with acute DVT?
Pulmonary Embolism may occur
The greatest pressure of venous HTN in secondary varicose veins occurs:
during muscle contraction
What is included in Virchow's triad?
stasis, hypercoagulability, intimal injury
what percentage of PE originates from LE DVT?
chronic venous insuffiency and ulceration are:
chronic but controllable
A varicose vein is most often:
A dilation of the GSV or superficial tributary
A Baker's cyst is a collection of:
Synovial fluid from the knee joint
where would a thrombus found in the soleal v propate to?
What percentage of untreated calf-vein thrombosis is thought to propagate to a proximal level (pop or above)?
What is a complication of deep venous recanalization?