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Synonyms for vena

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

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Leibovich, "Management of inferior vena cava tumor thrombus in locally advanced renal cell carcinoma," Therapeutic Advances in Urology, vol.
[3] ACR-SIR-SPR practice parameter for the performance of inferior vena cava (IVC) filter placeent for the prevention of pulmonary embolism, Available at: media/ACR/Files/Practice-Parameters/ivc-fliterplacement .pdf?la=en, 2018.
La vena femoral se encuentra paralela y medial a la arteria (1-1,5 centimetros).
There was no extrinsic compression of the superior vena cava and there was suggestion of thrombotic obstruction of SVC.
Dr Al Hasani said that a team was formed to conduct a four-hour surgery where the whole tumour was removed in addition to the malignant thrombus from the Inferior Vena Cava.
However, in our case, thrombosis of the inferior vena cava and of both renal veins as the first manifestation of such tumors has never been described in the literature.
Galal, "High prevalence rate of left superior vena cava determined by echocardiography in patients with congenital heart disease in Saudi Arabia," Libyan Journal of Medicine, vol.
Participants were randomly assigned to either have a vena cava filter placed within the first 72 hours of admission or not.