Unusual variation in upperbody venous anatomy found with cardiovascular MRI

Marcu, Constantin B.; Beek, Aernout M.; Van Rossum, Albert C.
July 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/4/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 1, p27
Academic Journal
This article presents a case study involving a middle-age man with unusual variation in upper-body venous anatomy found with cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging. The medical history of the patient is presented. The tributaries of normal superior vena cava (SVC) are described. An illustration is presented which describes the development of persistent left-sided SVC.


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