What do ultrasonographic images of thrombus look like?

Updated: Jun 06, 2019
  • Author: Daniel R Ouellette, MD, FCCP; Chief Editor: Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP  more...
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Ultrasonographic images of thrombi are seen below.

This ultrasonogram shows a thrombus in the distal This ultrasonogram shows a thrombus in the distal superficial saphenous vein, which is under the artery.
Longitudinal ultrasound image of partially recanal Longitudinal ultrasound image of partially recanalized thrombus in the femoral vein at mid thigh.

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