Discussion in 'Spot Diagnosis' started by Egyptian Doctor, Nov 20, 2013.
Caput medusa due to portal vein obstruction
cabeza de medusa
if blood move towards the legs-caput medusa
if blood move towards head-IVC obstruction.
Caput medussa due to portal hypertension
Caput MEdusae, diff.1 pegot-Cruveilhier BAumgarten disease(congenitally patent umbilical vein with portal hypertension with normal liver.
2.Acquired liver cirrhosis with portal hypertension
3.inferior vena caval obstruction with collateral.
Caput Medusae. Differential
1.Pegot-Cruveilhier Baumgarten disease-congenital patency of umbilical vein with hypertension and normal liver.
2.Acquired liver Cirrhosis with portal hypertension
3.inferior vena caval obstruction with collaterals.
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