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Thrombosis of the greater saphenous vein in a collegiate football place kicker.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12046914     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The greater saphenous vein is vulnerable in its superficial course overlying the distal tibia in the zone of impact of a kicker's foot. Minor repetitive trauma or a single traumatic event to this area may subject the vein to intimal trauma or other irregularities that may lead to vein thrombosis.
Rudy Robbe; Scott Mair; Darren Johnson; Jim Madaleno
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Orthopedics     Volume:  25     ISSN:  0147-7447     ISO Abbreviation:  Orthopedics     Publication Date:  2002 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-06-05     Completed Date:  2003-01-09     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7806107     Medline TA:  Orthopedics     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  531-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40536-0284, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Creatine / adverse effects
Football / injuries*
Risk Factors
Saphenous Vein / injuries*,  ultrasonography
Thrombophlebitis / etiology*,  ultrasonography
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