Buerger's disease. A case report and review of the literature
CITATION: Du Toit, D. F., Maritz, J. & Klompje, J. 1984. Buerger's disease. A case report and review of the literature. South African Medical Journal, 66:701-702.
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A case of thrombo-angiitis obliterans (Buerger's disease) in a 30-year-old man is reported. Irremediable gangrene necessitated amputation of both legs, and distal amputation of the fingers and thumb of the right hand.