CASE REPORT: Suprahepatic Budd-Chiari Syndrome Treated with Thrombectomy and Cavoplasty

The case of a 42-year-old female with Budd-Chiari syndrome (BCS) and lupus anticoagulant is reported. This patient, who had been on chronic anticoagulants for her lupus anticoagulant, presented with abdominal pain, dyspnea on exertion, engorged abdominal wall venous collaterals, and hepatomegaly. A dynamic computerized tomography of the abdomen showed… (More)