Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 27, Issue 4, pp 333–335 | Cite as

Biliary venous fistula from umbilical catheter placement

  • K. I. Mogbo
  • D. C. Wang


A case of umbilical venous catheter placement in a premature neonate which resulted in iatrogenic formation of a venous-biliary fistula is presented. A review of pertinent anatomy and appropriate placement parameters for umbilical venous and arterial catheters is included.


Catheter Venous Catheter Catheter Placement Venous Fistula Arterial Catheter 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. I. Mogbo
    • 1
  • D. C. Wang
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Radiology, Children's Hospital of Michigan, 3901 Beaubien Blvd., Detroit, MI 48202, USAUS
  2. 2.Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USAUS

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