vena cava


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vena cava

[‚vē·nə ′kā·və]
(anatomy)
One of two large veins which in air-breathing vertebrates conveys blood from the systemic circulation to the right atrium.
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Persistent left superior vena cava with absent right superior vena cava: A case report and review of the literature.
Hastada vena cava inferior agenezisi saptandiktan sonra ikinci kez yapilan fizik muayenede ozellikle batinda kollateral venlerin ve caput medusa gorunumunun olup olmadigi kontrol edildi ancak benzer bir fizik muayene bulgusuna rastlanmadi.
Pulmonary arterial thrombo-embolism and pulmonary arterial mycotic aneurysms in cattle with vena cava thrombosis: a condition resembling the Hughes-Stovin syndrome.
An alternative method for repair of partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection to the superior vena cava.
The presence of persistent left superior vena cava (PLSCV) is a congenital venous anomaly, due to regression failure of left anterior cardinal vein at eighth gestational week.
Anomalous inferior vena cava associated with horseshoe kidneys.
La presencia de interrupcion de la porcion suprarrenal de la vena cava inferior asociada a poliesplenia es sugerente de isomerismo atrial izquierdo (1).
Dachman, "Systemic to pulmonary venous shunt in superior vena cava occlusion," Journal of Thoracic Imaging, vol.
Se complementa estudio con tomografia de abdomen que confirma la presencia de anomalia congenita de la vena cava inferior por ausencia de su porcion intrahepatica y drenaje por el sistema acigos (Figura 1).
Baeshko AA, Zhuk HV, Ulezko EA, Goresckaya IV, Oganova EG, Dudarev VS, Orlovski YN (2007) Congenital Anomalies of the Inferior Vena Cava and their Clinical Manifestation.
The only absolute contraindications to filter placement are not having an access route to the vena cava and not having a large enough location within the vena cava for placement.