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Jurassic siphon

The sauropod dinosaurs were the tallest animals to ever stalk the earth. The fossilised remains of sauropods indicate that some had necks as long as 12 m.  Sauropods are often depicted with their heads held high –

May-Thurner Syndrome – a rare cause of leg pain and swelling

In this case, a 75 year-old female presented with painful swelling in her left leg shortly after stents were placed in her iliac arteries, which are blood vessels in the upper thigh that allow blood to flow