Portal Vein Aneurysm Complicated by Thrombosis

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DOI:

https://doi.org/10.4197/Med.26-2.8

Keywords:

Portal vein aneurysm, Thrombosis, Factor V Leiden, Superior mesenteric vein

Abstract

The current study described a case of portal vein aneurysm at the confluence of the superior mesenteric and splenic veins, complicated by thrombosis in a patient with no liver pathology but with Factor V Leiden mutation.

Author Biographies

Doaa Faleh, King Abdulaziz University Hospital

Departmetn of Surgery, Division of Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine

Seraj N. Baeshin, King Abdulaziz University

Faculty of Medicine

Ghaida A. Alzahrani, King Abdulaziz University

Faculty of Medicine

Hesham T. Nahhas, King Abdulaziz University

Faculty of Medicine

Nouri A. Abbas, King Abdulaziz University

Faculty of Medicine

Published

2019-12-31

How to Cite

Faleh, D., Baeshin, S. N., Alzahrani, G. A., Nahhas, H. T., & Abbas, N. A. (2019). Portal Vein Aneurysm Complicated by Thrombosis. Journal of King Abdulaziz University - Medical Sciences, 26(2), 71-76. https://doi.org/10.4197/Med.26-2.8

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Section

Case Reports

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