Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 33--35

Inferior vena cava thrombosis in a pediatric patient of amebic liver abscess


Anubhav Gupta1, Anjan Kumar Dhua2, Mansoor Ahmed Siddiqui1, Badamutlang Dympep2, Vijay Grover1, Vijay Kumar Gupta1, Amita Sen2 
1 Department of CTVS, PGIMER and Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Pediatric Surgery, PGIMER and Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Anjan Kumar Dhua
Department of Pediatric Surgery, PGIMER, and Dr. RML Hospital, Baba Kharak Singh Marg, New Delhi
India

Amebic liver abscess (ALA) in pediatric age group is rare. We describe a successful thrombectomy and open drainage of a large left lobe ALA associated with thrombus in the hepatic veins and inferior vena cava extending into the right atrium in a 6-year-old boy.


How to cite this article:
Gupta A, Dhua AK, Siddiqui MA, Dympep B, Grover V, Gupta VK, Sen A. Inferior vena cava thrombosis in a pediatric patient of amebic liver abscess.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2013;18:33-35


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Gupta A, Dhua AK, Siddiqui MA, Dympep B, Grover V, Gupta VK, Sen A. Inferior vena cava thrombosis in a pediatric patient of amebic liver abscess. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2013 [cited 2022 Dec 3 ];18:33-35
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