innominate vein

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Synonyms for innominate vein

veins formed by the union of the internal jugular and subclavian veins

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The most common area of lead related fibrotic stenosis is the junction between the superior vena cava and innominate vein.
Congenital atresia of the inferior vena cava, common iliac veins, and left innominate vein.
The preoperative computed tomography with contrast demonstrated total thrombotic occlusion in the left innominate vein, minimal thrombosis in the SVC and a lobular mass at the anterior mediastinum (9.
During the course of surgery, while the patient's chest was being opened, the innominate vein was torn.
Examples of mediastinal vascular anomalies include left aortic arch, cervical aortic arch, right aortic arch with aberrant left subclavian artery, right arch with mirror-image branching, double aortic arch, aortic coarctation, persistent left superior vena cava, a double superior vena cava, retroaortic innominate vein, circumaortic innominate veins, interruption of the inferior vena cava with azygos and hemiazygos continuation, pulmonary artery sling, congenital absence of the left pulmonary artery, pulmonary valvular stenosis, patent ductus arteriosus, pulmonary varix, and partial anomalous pulmonary venous return.