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Ectopic intracaval liver.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23154027     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Congenital abnormalities of the liver are rare with prior descriptions of lobar or segmental agenesis, Reidel's lobe, and ectopic hepatic lobes. Intrathoracic ectopic hepatic lobes have been reported in many instances; however, there is only one documented case of abnormally positioned liver tissue within the inferior vena cava (J Chapman-Fredricks, R Birusingh, M Ricci, M Rodriguez, Intracaval liver with cardiac extension. A new developmental anomaly? Fetal and Pediatric Pathology. 2010; 29:401-406). We report a second case of an ectopic intracaval liver defined as a mass in an adult who presented for abdominal pain and review the radiological findings.
Authors:
Poyan Rafiei; Sunit Sebastian; Ramesh B Patel; Manohar S Roda
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2012-06-08
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical imaging     Volume:  36     ISSN:  1873-4499     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Imaging     Publication Date:  2012 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-11-16     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8911831     Medline TA:  Clin Imaging     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  869-72     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2012 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA. Electronic address: prafiei@umc.edu.
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