TITLE

OBSTRUCTION OF THE INFERIOR VENA CAVA WITH RENAL VEIN THROMBOSIS

AUTHOR(S)
Papaivannou, A.C.
PUB. DATE
March 1971
SOURCE
Angiology;Mar1971, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A Case of obstruction of the inferior vena cava combined with renal vein thrombosis is reported in a 3 year old boy. The possible causes of inferior vena caval obstruction are listed and a brief review of the literature is presented. The significance of venocavography for the correct diagnosis of the syndrome is emphasized. Finally, the value of an early surgical procedure is discussed.
ACCESSION #
16365798

 

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