Superior vena cava obstruction from lung cancer

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Apical lung carcinoma. Engorged right internal jugular vein. Filling defect within the SVC. 

Case Discussion

This patient presented with signs and symptoms of SVCO as their initial presentation of an apical lung carcinoma.

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Case information

rID: 6399
Published: 20th Jun 2009
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Vascular, Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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