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REVIEW  ENDOVASCULAR THERAPIES IN PERIPHERAL VEIN DISEASES 

The Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery 2021 October;62(5):467-71

DOI: 10.23736/S0021-9509.21.11923-8

Copyright © 2021 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

language: English

Nutcracker syndrome

Camila FRANCO-MESA 1, Peter GLOVICZKI 2, Young ERBEN 1

1 Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA; 2 Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA



This study represents a concise review of Nutcracker syndrome with its history, incidence, clinical presentation and currently available diagnostic criteria and treatment options. This should help any clinician identify and better serve patients with rare venous disorders such as this. Although the literature is scarce, clinicians should be keen to diagnose and treat patients with this potentially debilitating syndrome.


KEY WORDS: Renal nutcracker syndrome; Renal veins; Review

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