Partial Obstruction of the Ureter by Venous Collaterals in Inferior Vena Cava Thrombosis

Friedman, Arnold; Sprayregen, Seymour; Appelman, Robert
December 1978
Angiology;Dec1978, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p925
Academic Journal
The article presents a case study of partial obstruction of the ureter by venous collaterals in inferior vena cava thrombosis. A 21-year-old para 3303 black woman presented with right-sided chest pain, shortness of breath, and hemoptysis of 1 day's duration. Five years before admission the patient had been hospitalized for right lower extremity thrombophlebitis in the immediate postpartum period. Physical examination revealed decreased breath sounds at the right base and a sinus tachycardia of 110 per minute. Laboratory investigation revealed a pO2 of 80 and an elevated LDH. Chest roentgenograms showed a right lower lobe infiltrate.


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