Accessory Hepatic Lobe: A Rare Cause of Prehepatic Portal Hypertension in a Child


Sag E. , CANSU A. , İMAMOĞLU M. , ÇAKIR M.

PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY HEPATOLOGY & NUTRITION, cilt.21, ss.361-364, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 21 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5223/pghn.2018.21.4.361
  • Dergi Adı: PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY HEPATOLOGY & NUTRITION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.361-364

Özet

Accessory hepatic lobe is noted as and considered a rare disease in children. It can manifest with various symptoms and complications depending on the location, volume, type and position of the disease as presented on a child. The patient presented as a 14-month-old girl who was seen with a notable hepatosplenomegaly and portal hypertension. A diagnosis was made after taking an extensive medical history, observation and radiological examinations. The formal diagnosis was a prehepatic portal hypertension associated with accessory hepatic lobe.