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Synonyms for vein

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an intermixture of a contrasting or unexpected quality, especially in a person's character

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a temporary state of mind or feeling

a distinctive way of expressing oneself

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a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart

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a distinctive style or manner

any of the vascular bundles or ribs that form the branching framework of conducting and supporting tissues in a leaf or other plant organ

a layer of ore between layers of rock

one of the horny ribs that stiffen and support the wing of an insect

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make a veinlike pattern

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18-Oxocortisol measurement in adrenal vein sampling as a biomarker for subclassifying primary aldosteronism.
Adrenal vein sampling using rapid cortisol assays in primary aldosteronism is useful in centers with low success rates.
Adrenal vein sampling: how to make it quick, easy, and successful.
At centers with shorter delays, the patient was kept in the radiology suite, and in the German study the patient underwent cannulation of the left adrenal vein while the results from the right side were undergoing IPCM (8).
Since the main adrenal vein was quite short and thick, it was ligated with an endoscopic vascular linear stapler (Figure 2).
Radiological studies that aid the diagnosis of adrenal adenomas include contrast-enhanced CT, MRI and adrenal vein sampling of aldosterone levels.
Adrenal vein catheterization--a technically difficult procedure--should be considered when the adrenal glands appear normal on CT imaging, but there is still a high suspicion of primary aldosteronism--low potassium level and high plasma aldosterone level.
At the time of tumour dissection, IVC invasion by tumour mass, and a large adrenal vein and an accessory vein from the tumour draining into IVC were observed.
In our case, the lesson suggested that controlling hemorrhage by transfixing the suture capsule was ineffective; quickly isolating and ligating the central adrenal vein was reasonable.
To this end, adrenal vein sampling (AVS) is considered the gold standard test, although it may be technically difficult, especially in the catheterization of the right adrenal vein.
ATLANTA -- The use of CT can spare many patients with signs and symptoms of hyperaldosteronism from having to undergo adrenal vein sampling, a procedure that is invasive and technically difficult, Dr.
Since the right adrenal vein usually drains directly into the inferior vena cava, compression is likely to induce venous pressure changes.
Right adrenal vein catheterization is relatively easy to perform (65) because the right adrenal vein feeds directly into the large right renal vein.
The gonadal and adrenal veins should be clipped and transected to assure adequate length of the left renal vein (Figure 4).