So-Called Primary Venous Obstruction in the Upper Extremity
Paget Schroetter Syndrome
JOHN T. PHELAN, CHARLES W. CRUMPTON
Circulation. 1959;19:350-354Originally published March 1, 1959
JOHN T. PHELAN
CHARLES W. CRUMPTON
A case is reported of primary venous obstruction in the upper extremity, the Paget-Schroetter syndrome. The literature of this unusual condition is reviewed and the mechanism of its development and its treatment is discussed.
- © 1959 American Heart Association, Inc.