IDIOPATHIC MONDOR’S DISEASE: A CASE REPORT

  • Manoj Gopalakrishnan Senior Consultant- Physician, Department of Internal Medicine, Baby Memorial Hospital, Calicut, Kerala, India
  • Robin George Manappallil Consultant- Physician, Department of Internal Medicine, Baby Memorial Hospital, Calicut, Kerala, India
  • Dipu K. P. Consultant- Physician, Department of Internal Medicine, Baby Memorial Hospital, Calicut, Kerala, India
  • Avinash Sarpamal Resident, Department of Internal Medicine, Baby Memorial Hospital, Calicut, Kerala, India
Keywords: Mondor’s disease, superficial thrombophlebitis

Abstract

Mondor’s disease is a rare condition characterized by superficial thrombophlebitis of subcutaneous veins of the anterior chest wall. Trauma, infections, cancer and excessive physical activity are some of the predisposing factors. This is a case of a young male who presented with an acute onset right sided chest pain with a tender vertical cord like swelling over the right anterior chest wall and was diagnosed to have Mondor’s disease. However, he did not have any of the usual triggering factors.

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Manoj Gopalakrishnan, Robin George Manappallil, Dipu K. P., Avinash Sarpamal. IDIOPATHIC MONDOR’S DISEASE: A CASE REPORT. Med. res. chronicles [Internet]. 1 [cited 2021Oct.21];4(01):132-4. Available from: https://medrech.com/index.php/medrech/article/view/224
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