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Synonyms for segment

Synonyms for segment

one of the parts into which something is divided

a part severed from a whole

a particular subdivision of a written work

to make a division into parts, sections, or branches

Synonyms for segment

one of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object

one of the parts into which something naturally divides

divide or split up

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In few cases there is an absence of the hepatic segment of the IVC along with the liver; below this level, the IVC and left renal vein were draining into the dilated collateral paravertebral veins and the hepatic veins were draining into an enlarged suprahepatic segment of the IVC.
Based on preoperative portal vein embolization of the right portal venous branches, a radical right trisectionectomy of hepatic segment with complete removal of the giant lesion was performed successfully without any postoperative complications.
This finding led us to suspect the absence of hepatic segment of the IVC and venous drainage of lower extremity is maintained via persistent left SVC.
The hepatic veins drained into a stump of the hepatic segment of the IVC, which opened cranially into the right atrium and caudally drained into the right renal vein, at the confluence with right IVC (Figures 1(a)-1(g)).
The proximal right vitelline vein gives rise to the hepatic sinusoids that derives the hepatic segment.
Absence of hepatic segment of IVC is most frequent congenital abnormality.