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Diagnosis of Paget-von Schroetter Syndrome with Axillosubclavian Venous Thrombosis (Exertional Thrombosis, Venous Type Thoracic Outlet Obstruction)

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Sir James Paget and Leopold von Schroetter both described a syndrome of thrombosis of the axillary or subclavian vein in apparently healthy individuals. Recurrent thrombosis can result in morbidity and even mortality (from pulmonary emboli).

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