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Venous stasis syndrome

MedGen UID:
82924
Concept ID:
C0277919
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Postthrombotic Syndrome; Syndrome, Postthrombotic; Syndrome, Venous Stasis; Venous Stasis Syndrome
SNOMED CT: Venous stasis syndrome (238788004)

Definition

A condition caused by one or more episodes of DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS, usually the blood clots are lodged in the legs. Clinical features include EDEMA; PAIN; aching; heaviness; and MUSCLE CRAMP in the leg. When severe leg swelling leads to skin breakdown, it is called venous STASIS ULCER. [from MeSH]

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PubMed

Heit JA
J Thromb Thrombolysis 2006 Feb;21(1):23-9. doi: 10.1007/s11239-006-5572-y. PMID: 16475038
Heit JA
Semin Thromb Hemost 2002 Jun;28 Suppl 2:3-13. doi: 10.1055/s-2002-32312. PMID: 12073175

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Ashrani AA, Silverstein MD, Lahr BD, Petterson TM, Bailey KR, Melton LJ 3rd, Heit JA
Vasc Med 2009 Nov;14(4):339-49. doi: 10.1177/1358863X09104222. PMID: 19808719Free PMC Article
Michota FA Jr
Cleve Clin J Med 2006 Mar;73 Suppl 1:S88-94. doi: 10.3949/ccjm.73.suppl_1.s88. PMID: 16570556
Heit JA
J Thromb Thrombolysis 2006 Feb;21(1):23-9. doi: 10.1007/s11239-006-5572-y. PMID: 16475038
Heit JA
J Thromb Haemost 2005 Aug;3(8):1611-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1538-7836.2005.01415.x. PMID: 16102026
Heit JA
Clin Chest Med 2003 Mar;24(1):1-12. doi: 10.1016/s0272-5231(02)00077-1. PMID: 12685052

Diagnosis

Eberhardt RT, Raffetto JD
Circulation 2014 Jul 22;130(4):333-46. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.006898. PMID: 25047584
Ashrani AA, Silverstein MD, Lahr BD, Petterson TM, Bailey KR, Melton LJ 3rd, Heit JA
Vasc Med 2009 Nov;14(4):339-49. doi: 10.1177/1358863X09104222. PMID: 19808719Free PMC Article
Heit JA
J Thromb Haemost 2005 Aug;3(8):1611-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1538-7836.2005.01415.x. PMID: 16102026
Heit JA, Rooke TW, Silverstein MD, Mohr DN, Lohse CM, Petterson TM, O'Fallon WM, Melton LJ 3rd
J Vasc Surg 2001 May;33(5):1022-7. doi: 10.1067/mva.2001.113308. PMID: 11331844
Mohr DN, Silverstein MD, Heit JA, Petterson TM, O'Fallon WM, Melton LJ
Mayo Clin Proc 2000 Dec;75(12):1249-56. doi: 10.4065/75.12.1249. PMID: 11126832

Therapy

Guimarães DA, Ribeiro LM, Barata R, Mendes MM, Mendes M, Mouzinho MM
Wounds 2022 Aug;34(8):E63-E65. doi: 10.25270/wnds/20115. PMID: 36108244
Michota FA Jr
Cleve Clin J Med 2006 Mar;73 Suppl 1:S88-94. doi: 10.3949/ccjm.73.suppl_1.s88. PMID: 16570556
Heit JA
Hosp Med 2003 Oct;64(10):593-8. doi: 10.12968/hosp.2003.64.10.2325. PMID: 14584239
Heit JA
Semin Thromb Hemost 2002 Aug;28 Suppl 3:33-9. doi: 10.1055/s-2002-34073. PMID: 12232821

Prognosis

Heit JA
J Thromb Thrombolysis 2006 Feb;21(1):23-9. doi: 10.1007/s11239-006-5572-y. PMID: 16475038
Heit JA
J Thromb Haemost 2005 Aug;3(8):1611-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1538-7836.2005.01415.x. PMID: 16102026
Heit JA
Clin Chest Med 2003 Mar;24(1):1-12. doi: 10.1016/s0272-5231(02)00077-1. PMID: 12685052
Heit JA
Semin Thromb Hemost 2002 Aug;28 Suppl 3:33-9. doi: 10.1055/s-2002-34073. PMID: 12232821
Heit JA, Rooke TW, Silverstein MD, Mohr DN, Lohse CM, Petterson TM, O'Fallon WM, Melton LJ 3rd
J Vasc Surg 2001 May;33(5):1022-7. doi: 10.1067/mva.2001.113308. PMID: 11331844

Clinical prediction guides

Heit JA
J Thromb Thrombolysis 2006 Feb;21(1):23-9. doi: 10.1007/s11239-006-5572-y. PMID: 16475038
Heit JA
J Thromb Haemost 2005 Aug;3(8):1611-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1538-7836.2005.01415.x. PMID: 16102026
Heit JA
Semin Thromb Hemost 2002 Aug;28 Suppl 3:33-9. doi: 10.1055/s-2002-34073. PMID: 12232821
Mohr DN, Silverstein MD, Heit JA, Petterson TM, O'Fallon WM, Melton LJ
Mayo Clin Proc 2000 Dec;75(12):1249-56. doi: 10.4065/75.12.1249. PMID: 11126832
Hach W, Präve F, Hach-Wunderle V, Sterk J, Martin A, Willy C, Gerngross H
Vasa 2000 May;29(2):127-32. doi: 10.1024/0301-1526.29.2.127. PMID: 10901090

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