n South African Journal of Surgery - Simultaneous blunt traumatic laceration of inferior vena cava and right renal artery - computed tomographic diagnosis : case report
|Article Title||Simultaneous blunt traumatic laceration of inferior vena cava and right renal artery - computed tomographic diagnosis : case report|
|© Publisher:||Medpharm Publications|
|Journal||South African Journal of Surgery|
|Affiliations||1 Topiwala National Medical College, India and 2 Topiwala National Medical College, India|
|Publication Date||Aug 2011|
A 30-year-old man who had been involved in a road traffic accident underwent a computed tomography (CT) scan at the B. Y. L. Nair Charitable Hospital, Mumbai, to rule out an intraperitoneal haemorrhage in view of a persistently low haemoglobin concentration of 8.5 g/dl. The CT scan showed a liver laceration reaching up to the liver capsule and haemoperitoneum.
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