Clin Surg | Volume 3, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Primary Popliteal Vein Aneurysm

Gary K Yang and York N Hsiang*

Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

*Correspondance to: York N Hsiang 

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occlusion are rare. The main risks are thromboembolic events. Currently, no consensus exists for the management of primary venous aneurysms. We report one case of venous aneurysm involving the left popliteal vein. Surgical repair with an inter-positional polytetrafluoroethylene graft were performed, respectively. The patient had an uneventful recovery and was clinically well at the time of this report.


Yang GK, Hsiang YN. Primary Popliteal Vein Aneurysm. Clin Surg. 2018; 3: 2076.

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