AXV

(redirected from Axillosubclavian Vein)
AcronymDefinition
AXVAdvanced Experimental Vehicle
AXVAutomatic Expansion Valve (refrigerant meter)
AXVAxillosubclavian Vein
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This is particularly true of thrombosis in the axillosubclavian vein compared with thrombus in other large veins.
Of the 18 patients treated for spontaneous axillosubclavian vein thrombosis at the center between 1989 and 1997, 14 had exogenous risk factors including pregnancy; estrogen therapy; malignancy; and "effort syndrome," which is strenuous repetitive movement of the arms and shoulders.