External jugular vein thrombosis: CT demonstration

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A case of external jugular venous thrombosis secondary to misplacement of central venous catheter is presented. The CT findings included enlargement of the external jugular vein, central thrombosis, and vessel wall enhancement. Computed tomography is an excellent noninvasive modality for the evaluation of suspected venous thrombosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)580-581
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of computer assisted tomography
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1985


  • Computed tomography
  • Thrombosis. venous
  • Veins, jugular

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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