Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Vascular Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 9631432, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/9631432
Case Report

Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thromboses: The Bowler and the Barista

1Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
2Department of Family and Community Medicine, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, 833 East Chestnut Street, Suite 301, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA

Received 24 May 2016; Revised 2 September 2016; Accepted 18 September 2016

Academic Editor: Matthias Reinhard

Copyright © 2016 Seth Stake 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.

Linked References

  1. B. D. Bushnell, A. W. Anz, K. Dugger, G. A. Sakryd, and T. J. Noonan, “Effort thrombosis presenting as pulmonary embolism in a professional baseball pitcher,” Sports Health, vol. 1, no. 6, pp. 493–499, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. E. E. Elman and S. R. Kahn, “The post-thrombotic syndrome after upper extremity deep venous thrombosis in adults: a systematic review,” Thrombosis Research, vol. 117, no. 6, pp. 609–614, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. L. Zell, W. Kindermann, F. Marschall, P. Scheffler, J. Gross, and A. Buchter, “Paget-Schroetter syndrome in sports activities: case study and literature review,” Angiology, vol. 52, no. 5, pp. 337–342, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. H. V. Joffe and S. Z. Goldhaber, “Upper-extremity deep vein thrombosis,” Circulation, vol. 106, no. 14, pp. 1874–1880, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. B. Lindblad, L. Tengborn, and D. Bergqvist, “Deep vein thrombosis of the axillary-subclavian veins: epidemiologic data, effects of different types of treatment and late sequele,” European Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 161–165, 1988. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. H. V. Joffe, N. Kucher, V. F. Tapson, and S. Z. Goldhaber, “Upper-extremity deep vein thrombosis: a prospective registry of 592 patients,” Circulation, vol. 110, no. 12, pp. 1605–1611, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. N. A. Mall, G. S. Van Thiel, W. M. Heard, G. A. Paletta, C. Bush-Joseph, and B. R. Bach Jr., “Paget-Schroetter Syndrome: a review of effort thrombosis of the upper extremity from a sports medicine perspective,” Sports Health, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 353–356, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. S. J. Melby, S. Vedantham, V. R. Narra et al., “Comprehensive surgical management of the competitive athlete with effort thrombosis of the subclavian vein (Paget-Schroetter syndrome),” Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 47, no. 4, pp. 809–820.e3, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. S. Sabeti, M. Schillinger, W. Mlekusch, M. Haumer, R. Ahmadi, and E. Minar, “Treatment of subclavian-axillary vein thrombosis: long-term outcome of anticoagulation versus systemic thrombolysis,” Thrombosis Research, vol. 108, no. 5-6, pp. 279–285, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. K. A. Illig and A. J. Doyle, “A comprehensive review of Paget-Schroetter syndrome,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 51, no. 6, pp. 1538–1547, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. H. C. Urschel Jr. and A. N. Patel, “Surgery remains the most effective treatment for Paget-Schroetter Syndrome: 50 years' experience,” The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, vol. 86, no. 1, pp. 254–260, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. G. S. DiFelice, G. A. Paletta Jr., B. B. Phillips, and R. W. Wright, “Effort thrombosis in the elite throwing athlete,” The American Journal of Sports Medicine, vol. 30, no. 5, pp. 708–712, 2002. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. D. G. Hughes and P. M. Dixon, “Pool players' thrombosis,” The British Medical Journal, vol. 295, no. 6613, p. 1652, 1987. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. H.-W. Liang, T.-C. Su, B.-S. Hwang, and M.-H. Hung, “Effort thrombosis of the upper extremities related to an arm stretching exercise,” Journal of the Formosan Medical Association, vol. 105, no. 2, pp. 182–186, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. H. Shennib, K. Hickle, and B. Bowles, “Axillary vein thrombosis induced by an increasingly popular oscillating dumbbell exercise device: a case report,” Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, vol. 10, article 1, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. A. Hingorani, E. Ascher, N. Marks et al., “Morbidity and mortality associated with brachial vein thrombosis,” Annals of Vascular Surgery, vol. 20, no. 3, pp. 297–300, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. R. Sadeghi and M. Safi, “Systemic thrombolysis in the upper extremity deep vein thrombosis,” ARYA Atherosclerosis, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 40–46, 2011. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. P. Prandoni, P. Polistena, E. Bernardi et al., “Upper-extremity deep vein thrombosis,” Archives of Internal Medicine, vol. 157, no. 1, pp. 57–62, 1997. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus