TITLE

PHYSICAL SIGNS IN THE EARLY DIAGNOSIS OF THROMBOPHLEBITIS

AUTHOR(S)
Shafer, Nathaniel; Duboff, Stuart
PUB. DATE
January 1971
SOURCE
Angiology;Jan1971, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The purpose of this paper was to point out the difficulties in arriving at an early diagnosis of thrombophlebitis. It was stressed that no laboratory tests or x-ray procedure or isotope study could lead to this diagnosis and that only by clinical examination may a diagnosis be arrived at. With this in mind, the literature was reviewed to collect all the reported clinical tests which may facilitate a diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis.
ACCESSION #
16358149

 

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