Papaivannou, A.C.
March 1971
Angiology;Mar1971, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p114
Academic Journal
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.


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