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I have moderate narrowing of left common iliac vein, may thurner syndrome. Could that cause chest pains? Have chest pain,sob 1-3x's a wk,see EP nxt wk

I have moderate narrowing of left common iliac vein, may thurner syndrome. Could that cause chest pains? Have chest pain,sob 1-3x's a wk,see EP nxt wk

Possibly: May Thurner Syndrome, or compression of the iliac vein as you mentioned, means you are at risk for DVT's or deep venous thromboses. These can dislodge from the leg and travel, through the heart, to the vessels to the lungs and cause a pulmonary embolus (PE). PE can cause chest pain and shortness of breath. Would absolutely have this evaluated by your physician as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Have may-thurner syndrome and unexplained dampened waveforms in left external iliac vein. Could these affect pampiniform plexus, causing varicoceles?

Have may-thurner syndrome and unexplained dampened waveforms in left external iliac vein. Could these affect pampiniform plexus, causing varicoceles?

Can't Help you!: You are way too far ahead of my knowledge and expertise. They say little(health) knowledge is dangerous! so I am unable to help you anymore! ...Read more

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Is may thurner syndrome common?Can it cause heart probs? Is there a high probability of needing stent in moderate focal stenosis L common iliac vein?

Is may thurner syndrome common?Can it cause heart probs? Is there a high probability of needing stent in moderate focal stenosis L common iliac vein?

May-Thurner sx: Hi, the prevalence of it is 20%, it's an anatomical variant in which the right common iliac artery overlies and compresses the left common iliac vein against the lumbar spine, therefore it increases the risk of deep vein thrombosis, the Anticoagulation alone is not enough in most cases and stent placement is needed. If the blood clot goes to the lung and goes untreated and it can cause right ...Read more

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I have may-thurner syndrome. Can this be the cause of a varicocele? Do any of the veins in the scrotum require outflow through the common iliac vein?

I have may-thurner syndrome. Can this be the cause of a varicocele? Do any of the veins in the scrotum require outflow through the common iliac vein?

Related: Pelvic venous congestion and prominent scrotal veins are in the same family of conditions. Collateral veins take up for obstructions. There are more diagnosed and treated iliac obstructions now with newer techniques. ...Read more

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Is iliac compression common in. 23 year olds?

Is iliac compression common in. 23 year olds?

Symptomatic see DR.: Iliac vein compression syndrome (ivcs) characterized by left common iliac vein compression by right common iliac artery against fifth lumbar vertebra.Mean age is 40 years with female predominance.Left sided compression 3 to 8x more common. Patients typically present with acute edema of the lower limb, (surgery , immobilization, travel)asymptomatic cases occur in 15–30% of the population.Dvt possible. ...Read more

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Has anyone ever diagnosed/treated external iliac endofibrosis?

Has anyone ever diagnosed/treated external iliac endofibrosis?

Yes: External iliac artery endofibrosis (eiae) is an uncommon disease that affects a large number of athletes. The pathogenesis of eiae is unclear. We offer an additional possible cause, with a direct relationship between eiae and psoas muscle hypertrophy. ...Read more

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What is artherosclerotic calcifacations at the bifurcation and into the right common iliac?

What is artherosclerotic calcifacations at the bifurcation and into the right common iliac?

Hardening of artery: You are describing very typical atherosclerosis of the distal aorta--symptoms of this (if any) typically are cramping of the thigh and buttock with walking, particularly stairs. ...Read more

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Recently I've had a spontaneous dull burning in right lower iliac region. Burning occurs several times daily but last less than 1 minute. Suggestions?

Recently I've had a spontaneous dull burning in right lower iliac region. Burning occurs several times daily but last less than 1 minute. Suggestions?

Pinched nerve?: Lateral femoral cutaneous nerve may be pinched . Try wearing loose clothes. Take otc pain medication. It will go away . If it persist see a doctor. For more information click here ---> http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/meralgia-paresthetica/basics/causes/con-20030852 ...Read more