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This report presents a rare case of thrombophilia – thrombosis of the ovarian vein in combination with thrombosis  of the right common iliac vein. The symptoms were initially interpreted  as acute appendicitis that led to the decision to perform laparoscopy. Thereafter, a different diagnosis – acute endometritis, acute salpingo-oophoritis – was proposed. As the subsequent treatment resulted in no improvement, a CT scan was performed to detect thrombi of a typical localizations and a mass in the uterus area, which turned out to be a poor-differentiated adenocarcinoma. In the patient’s medical history, multiple signs of family thrombophilia were found; further laboratory tests also pointed to the diagnosis of thrombophilia. Considering the previously performed surgery and the confirmed thrombophilia of rare localization, permanent anticoagulant therapy was recommended.

About the Authors

A. V. Vorobiev
I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Health Ministry of Russian Federation
Russian Federation

Vorobiev Alexander Viktorovich – PhD, Associate Professor,  Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Preventive Medicine.

Ul. Zemlyanoi val, 62, Moscow, 109004

A. D. Makatsaria
I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Health Ministry of Russian Federation
Russian Federation

Makatsariya  Aleksander  Davidovich – MD, Corresponding Member of RAS,  Professor, Head of Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Preventive  Medicine.

Ul. Zemlyanoi val, 62, Moscow, 109004


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For citations:

Vorobiev A.V., Makatsaria A.D. RARE THROMBOSIS LOCALIZATION IN A CANCER PATIENT WITH COMBINED THROMBOPHILIA: A CLINICAL CASE. Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproduction. 2017;11(3):88-93. (In Russ.)

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