What are nonmalignant conditions that cause superior vena cava syndrome (SVCS)?

Updated: Mar 26, 2018
  • Author: Todd A Nickloes, DO, FACOS; Chief Editor: Vincent Lopez Rowe, MD  more...
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Nonmalignant conditions that can cause SVCS include the following:

These account for approximately 22% of cases of SVCS. [11, 14, 15, 16]

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