Answer week 12

Answer: Crural deep vein thrombosis

Case Discussion:

MR images showed perivascular edema, perifascial edema and the deep crural venous filling defects.

The term deep vein thrombosis is practically a synonym for clots occuring in the lower limbs.

References:

1.Shulman RM, Buchan C, Bleakney RR, White LM. Low prevalence of unexpected popliteal DVT detected on routine MRI assessment of the knee. Clin Imaging. 2016; 40(1):79-85.