SUPERIOR VENA CAVA SYNDROME

Clinical

Cutaneous features may include facial or neck plethora, arm swelling, and dilated chest veins. Other findings include chest pain, dyspnea, light-headedness, dizziness, or syncope. The orthopnea and facial plethora exacerbate when the patient is supine.

References

JAMA Derm 2015;151;562


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