Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 22, Issue 3, pp 206–208 | Cite as

Inferior vena cava-right artrial tumor thrombus in malignant pelvic bone tumors in children

  • Christina T. Giuliano
  • Aida McCabe
  • J. O. Haller
  • B. D. Fletcher
  • S. P. Rao
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Abstract

Two patients with IVC and right atrial tumor thrombus associated with malignant bone tumors are described. Other tumors such as Wilms', renal cell CA, testicular adrenal and hepatic neoplasms have also been reported to invade the IVC. Ultrasound, CT and MRI are helpful in evaluating the presence of vascular thrombosis as well as its longitudinal extent, and intracardiac involvement.

Keywords

Public Health Renal Cell Inferior Vena Bone Tumor Hepatic Neoplasm 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christina T. Giuliano
    • 1
  • Aida McCabe
    • 3
  • J. O. Haller
    • 1
  • B. D. Fletcher
    • 3
  • S. P. Rao
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyState University of New York Downstate Medical CenterBrooklynUSA
  2. 2.Department of PediatricsState University of New York Downstate Medical CenterBrooklynUSA
  3. 3.Departments of Radiology and PathologySt. Jude's Children's Research HospitalMemphisUSA

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