Case of the month April 2008: Tumor thrombus in the portal vein

Tumor thrombus in the portal vein in a patient with cirrhotic liver. Obduction proved the tumor to be a hepatocellular carcinoma.

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Tumor thrombus in the portal vein in a patient with cirrhotic liver. Obduction proved the tumor to be a hepatocellular carcinoma.

Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Cirrhotic liver
Cirrhotic liver
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein

Tumor thrombus in the portal vein

Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein e-flow
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein e-flow
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein e-flow
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein e-flow
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein

Tumor thrombus in the portal vein CT

Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Case of the month April 2008: Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Case of the month April 2008: Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Case of the month April 2008: Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Case of the month April 2008: Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Case of the month April 2008: Tumor thrombus in the portal vein
Case of the month April 2008: Tumor thrombus in the portal vein

Cineloop shows contrast in the tumor vessels with CEUS

Case of the month April 2008: Tumor thrombus in the portal vein

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