migratory thromboembolism

migratory thromboembolism

Transient multifocal thrombophlebitis which occurs in a significant minority of patients with cancer, classically in mucin-secreting adenocarcinoma of the GI tract, but also in breast, lung, ovarian, prostate and other cancers.
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migratory thromboembolism

Trousseau sign Thrombophlebitis seen transiently in multiple sites, a finding seen in up to 10% of Pts with CA, classically in mucin-secreting GI adenoCA, but also in breast, lung, ovarian, prostate CA, and others.
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