CARDIOVASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, vol.26, no.5, pp.492-495, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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CARDIOVASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY
The decision to implant vena cava filters, either temporary or permanent, is difficult in young patients. We present the case of a young man with pulmonary embolism in whom temporary and permanent inferior vena cava filters were implanted. The decision process is discussed in relation to the current literature.