SUPERIOR VENA CAVA SYNDROME – BLOOD CHANGES ITS ROUTE

Authors

  • Sofia Fonseca General Surgery Department, Centro Hospitalar Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal
  • Bárbara Neto Castro General Surgery Department, Centro Hospitalar Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal
  • Joana Esteves General Surgery Department, Centro Hospitalar Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal
  • Jorge Maciel General Surgery Department, Centro Hospitalar Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho; Universidade Fernando Pessoa, Porto, Portugal

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.48729/pjctvs.79

Abstract

Fourty-eight years old woman with history of non- -Hodgkin's lymphoma, treated with chemoradiotherapy. Mammary MRI shows multiple varicose veins along the breast parenchyma. CT angiography showed superior SVC obliteration at the azygos vein with marked subcutaneous collateral circulation. This is a superior vena cava syndrome due to non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

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Published

25-04-2021

How to Cite

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Fonseca S, Neto Castro B, Esteves J, Maciel J. SUPERIOR VENA CAVA SYNDROME – BLOOD CHANGES ITS ROUTE. Rev Port Cir Cardiotorac Vasc [Internet]. 2021 Apr. 25 [cited 2024 May 21];27(1):53. Available from: https://pjctvs.com/index.php/journal/article/view/79

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Images in Surgery