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Case Reports in Emergency Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 793054, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/793054
Case Report

Thrombogenic Catheter-Associated Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

Department of Emergency Medicine, The Ohio State University Medical Center, 750 Prior Hall, 376 W 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA

Received 26 July 2013; Accepted 13 September 2013

Academic Editors: H. David, C. C. Lai, W. Mauritz, and M. Smith

Copyright © 2013 Imran Shaikh et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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