vena cava

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either of two large veins that return oxygen-depleted blood to the right atrium of the heart

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Those whose IVC filters have tilted, broken apart, punctured the Vena Cava or caused other internal injuries are encouraged to visit the IVC Filter Legal Help Center on facebook or visit the Arentz Law Group IVC filter information page to redeem their free legal consultation or to find out more about IVC filter litigation.
Case 74: right-sided superior vena cava draining into left atrium in a patient with persistent left-sided superior vena cava.
Quality improvement guidelines for the performance of inferior vena cava filter placement for the prevention of pulmonary embolism.
Pathology revealed a 17-cm tumour involving the right kidney with renal capsule and peri-renal fat involvement along with renal vein and vena cava invasion.
A 7 mm incision to a rabbit's inferior vena cava can be fatal, but by applying nanosheets to the bleeding area, we succeeded in quick hemostasis in all the rabbits (wounds to the lungs, digestive tract and the brain's arachnoid membrane can also be simply covered by applying nanosheets).
The drainage of the weird vein in the shape of "scimitar" into the vena cava inferior was described on chest x-ray by Halasz et al.
But none reported a combined absence of infra-renal segment of inferior vena cava with anomalous right renal vein.
Percutaneous aorta-inferior vena cava catheterization with external shunt for recurrent haemodialysis in organic acute renal insufficiency.
a developer of next-generation medical technology, has announced that a new round of experimental tests have demonstrated the ability of the company's proprietary technology to enable Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of Vena Cava filters.
Although anticoagulation is the standard treatment for VTE, inferior vena cava (IVC) filter placement is considered when anticoagulation is contraindicated or unsafe.
MIAMI BEACH -- A new design for inferior vena cava filters allows their endovascular removal when they are no longer needed.
Elmahdi Elkhammas and Mitchell Henry from Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, involves reconstructing the inferior vena cava in such a way that reconnecting the blood vessels is simplified, and bypass is avoided.
This was perhaps most evident in his rousing Vena Cava, which premiered in Toronto in November, set to a score by Robert Moran.
The SIS vena cava graft adapted to form muscle-less vein tissue, Badylak's group discovered.