Trousseau's syndrome


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Related to Trousseau's syndrome: Trousseau's sign, Migratory thrombophlebitis

Trousseau's syndrome

 [troo-sōz´]
spontaneous venous thrombosis of the upper and lower extremities occurring in association with visceral carcinoma.

Trousseau's syndrome

Etymology: Armand Trousseau
superficial migratory thrombophlebitis associated with visceral cancer.