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Pulmonary embolism associated with inferior vena cava interruption: multidetector computed tomography findings.
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PMID:  20498625     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a patient with congenital interruption of the inferior vena cava complicated by pulmonary embolism. In this study, we review the clinical and imaging features of this entity and also present a review of the literature on this topic. This rare pulmonary embolism complication can be easily detected on multidetector computed tomography using a wider scan range.
Authors:
Dong Ho Hyun; Joon Beom Seo; Eun Jin Chae; Choong Wook Lee; Hyun Joo Lee; Miyoung Kim; Jae-Woo Song
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of thoracic imaging     Volume:  25     ISSN:  1536-0237     ISO Abbreviation:  J Thorac Imaging     Publication Date:  2010 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-11-02     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8606160     Medline TA:  J Thorac Imaging     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  W131-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Songpa-gu, Seoul, Korea.
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