Acute Thrombosis In Situ

Your Path

  • Acute Thrombosis in situ

Risk Factors

  • Related to c/v rfs
  • Sometimes related to prior endothelial injury from trauma
  • Manipulation or xrt
  • Acute thrombosis less common than occurs w/mi


  • Acute
  • Severe pain distal to site of occlusion

Physical Exam Findings

  • Pale
  • Diminished pulses if proximal occlusion, cool, decreased cap refill