Mobin-Uddin umbrella filter

Case contributed by Dr Jayanth Keshavamurthy


Status post motor vehicle collision, restrained driver. Patient is a known paraplegic.

Patient Data

Age: 65
Gender: Male

Scout images from CT scan.

There are two IVC filters. The first Mobin-Uddin filter is in the IVC and the other has migrated into the right hepatic vein.


Coronal MIP showing the position of both IVC filters.

Annotated image

The MIPs showing the filters.

Case Discussion

There are two Mobin-Uddin IVC filters, one of them has migrated into a hepatic vein.

This case is courtesy of Dr William Bates of Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA.

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Case information

rID: 35605
Case created: 13th Apr 2015
Last edited: 25th Nov 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Augusta University

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