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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 36, Issue 11, pp 1204–1207 | Cite as

Radiological evaluation with Doppler sonography and multidetector CT angiography in congenital hepatic arteriovenous malformation in a newborn

  • Ibrahim AdaletliEmail author
  • Sebuh Kurugoglu
  • Fahrettin Kilic
  • Osman Faruk Senyuz
  • Sergulen Dervisoglu
Case Report

Abstract

Although hepatic arteriovenous malformations are rarely reported, they frequently have life-threatening complications such as cardiac failure and are associated with a high mortality rate. Consequently, accurate prenatal and early postnatal diagnosis is important and therapeutic procedures depend on the imaging features. We report the early postnatal sonographic, Doppler sonographic, multidetector CT and CT angiography findings of a congenital hepatic arteriovenous malformation in a newborn.

Keywords

Liver Arteriovenous malformation Doppler US Multidetector CT CT angiography Neonate 

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© Springer-Verlag 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ibrahim Adaletli
    • 1
    Email author
  • Sebuh Kurugoglu
    • 1
  • Fahrettin Kilic
    • 1
  • Osman Faruk Senyuz
    • 2
  • Sergulen Dervisoglu
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Radiology, Cerrahpasa Medical FacultyIstanbul UniversityIstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Paediatric Surgery, Cerrahpasa Medical FacultyIstanbul UniversityIstanbulTurkey
  3. 3.Department of Pathology, Cerrahpasa Medical FacultyIstanbul UniversityIstanbulTurkey

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