Case Outcome

Urgent Duplex ultrasound demonstrated ilio-femoral deep vein thrombosis (DVT) with involvement of the long saphenous and short saphenous superficial veins. Arterial Doppler waveforms were

Case History

A 55 year old male presented to the Acute Medical Unit with a one hour history of pain and swelling of his right leg with resultant inability to weight bear. He denied any preceding history

The treatment of infective endocarditis remains controversial with differing advice regarding timing of surgery in current guidelines.
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