Phlegmasia cerulea dolens: catheter directed thrombolysis and venous stenting
- A 43-year-old lady with history of oral contraception pill
- She was referred to our center, after injection of 100 mg systemic alteplase due to acute iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis, severe pain and edema.
- After 48 hours of systemic anticoagulation with therapeutic PTT range, left lower extremity deteriorated with severe pain, edema and discoloration.
- Venography, catheter directed thrombolysis and venous stenting was done.