Journal Article

Internal Jugular Phlebectasia: Usefulness of Color Doppler Ultrasonography in the Diagnosis

C. Zuhal Erdem, L. Oktay Erdem and İlker Camuzcuogğlu

in Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

Volume 48, issue 5, pages 306-310
Published in print October 2002 | ISSN: 0142-6338
Published online October 2002 | e-ISSN: 1465-3664 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/tropej/48.5.306
Internal Jugular Phlebectasia: Usefulness of Color Doppler Ultrasonography in the Diagnosis

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Jugular phlebectasia (JP) is an entity that has been increasingly recognized in recent years. It is a rare entity. This paper reports three new cases presenting with swelling on the right side of the neck, and reviews all cases of internal JP published in English literature up to 2001. This article also discusses the usefulness of color Doppler ultrasonography for the diagnosis of internal jugular venous ectasia.

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Subjects: Paediatrics

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