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Double inferior vena cava

Case contributed by Dr Douglas Henry


Suspected pelvic mass on previous USG

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Female

Duplicated inferior vena cava are seen running on both sides of aorta, and joining just above renal vein level.

Case Discussion

This case is essentially for a 'spotter', where three images should be enough to make a diagnosis of duplicated IVC, in such a characteristic presentation.

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Case information

rID: 21195
Published: 8th Jan 2013
Last edited: 19th Aug 2020
Tag: variant
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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