Hypovolaemia and hypotension - abdominal CT

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


MVA with signs of marked blood loss

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male

Slit like IVC (arrow) due to marked hypovolaemia and contracted aorta and iliac arteries due to hypotension, hypovolaemia and use of pressor agents, i.e. noradrenaline

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Case information

rID: 17376
Published: 8th Apr 2012
Last edited: 7th Oct 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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