A 46-year-old member asked:
What is may-turner syndrome?
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Dr. Will Moorehead answered
51 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Compressed iliac vei: May- thurner syndrome classically refer to a compression of the left common iliac vein by the iliac artery . This result in left leg pain, swelling and deep vein thrombosis. It has now been expanded and is now called non thrombotic iliac vein lesions (nivl), to include both the right and left iliac veins.).
Answered on Apr 12, 2014
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