Umbilical venous dilatation

Umbilical venous dilatation is a rare entity and often tends to occur as an isolated finding 4.

It can arise from a number of patholgies

Complications

Further work up

It is often recommended to follow-up these abnormalities to exclude haemodynamic deterioration or cardiac failure 1.

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rID: 15195
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Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Dilatation of the umbilical vein
  • Umbilical vein dilatation

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