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innominate

[i¦näm·ə·nət]
(anatomy)
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We present two case reports of central venous stenosis, one of right subclavian vein and the other left innominate vein.
According to these criteria, AAH is present if the AA diameter between the innominate artery and the left common carotid artery is <60% of the ascending aorta diameter, if the AA diameter between the left common carotid artery and the left subclavian artery is <50% of the ascending aorta diameter, or if the diameter of the aortic isthmus is <40% of the ascending aorta diameter.
Proximally the aorta is transected a few millimeters above the valve commissures and distally 2 to 3 cm proximal to the innominate artery.
In left sided PAPVC, vertical vein that was draining left pulmonary veins to innominate vein was anastomosed side by side with left atrial appendage.
Dunmire (1955) did not suggest the specimens of known sex he measured represented all possible sex-related variability in innominate dimensions.
Surgical and endovascular management of penetrating innominate artery injuries.
Asymmetric PSIS locations may imply opposed rotations of the innominate bones, wherein the bone on the side of the inferior PSIS has rotated posteriorly in relation to the other side, which in turn is judged to have rotated anteriorly.
Some authors suggest that left-sided PAPVR is easier to recognize than right-sided PAPVR on CT images, because of the high proportion of left PAPVR draining into a dilated left innominate vein through a vertical vein located laterally to the aortic arch, a finding that is easily detectable [7].
The mass compressed both the innominate and the left internal jugular vein.
3) The modified Blalock-Taussig shunt is a systemic-to-pulmonary artery shunt that uses a PTFE interposition graft between the innominate artery and the right branch pulmonary artery (with left aortic arch) to palliate until definitive correction can be achieved.