European Journal of Dermatology


Superficial migratory thrombophlebitis. Thromboangiitis obliterans (Buerger's disease) Volume 10, numéro 5, July - August 2000

  • Page(s) : 405-6
  • Année de parution : 2000

Histopathology showed a thrombosed vein at the dermal-subdermal junction (Fig. 3, arrows). An inflammatory infiltrate of lymphocytes, histiocytes, neutrophils and giant cells was present both in the thrombus and in the vessel walls (Fig. 3). Arteriography evidenced the existence of a unique tibial posterior trunk, which was distally occluded. In the ankle there was a rich collateral circulation (Fig. 4) with "corkscrew" [...]