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Disease May-Thurner Syndrome

Name May-Thurner Syndrome
Synonyms Cockett Syndrome | Compression Syndrome, Iliocaval | Compression Syndromes, Iliocaval | Iliac Vein Compression Syndrome | Iliocaval Compression Syndrome | Iliocaval Compression Syndromes | May Thurner Syndrome | Syndrome, Cockett | Syndrome, Iliocaval Compression | Syndrome, May-Thurner | Syndromes, Iliocaval Compression
Definition A compression of ILIAC VEIN that results in a decreased flow in the vein and in the left LOWER EXTREMITY due to a vascular malformation. It may result in left leg EDEMA, pain, iliofemoral DEEP VENOUS THROMBOSIS and POSTTHROMBOTIC SYNDROME. Compression of the left common ILIAC VEIN by the right common ILIAC ARTERY against the underlying fifth LUMBAR VERTEBRA is the typical underlying malformation.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Congenital abnormality
MeSH® ID D062108

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1. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cardiovascular Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Malformations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes May-Thurner Syndrome
2. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Peripheral Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references May-Thurner Syndrome
3. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cardiovascular Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Malformations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes May-Thurner Syndrome

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