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Saccular portal vein aneurysm complicating laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Haider Rasheed,
  • Mohammed Abed,
  • Duraid Mahmoud Jamil
Haider Rasheed
Al Yarmouk Teaching Hospital

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Mohammed Abed
College of Medicine Ibn Sina University of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
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Duraid Mahmoud Jamil
Al Yarmouk Teaching Hospital
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Portal vein aneurysm (PVA) is a rare vascular entity of uncertain etiology. Saccular PVA is the less frequently reported morphology but often with more symptoms or complications. Ultrasound, along with color doppler study, is a valuable tool in the diagnosis and follow-up.