Active venovenous bypass of the retrohepatic vena cava utilizing two atrial cannulae

Thomford, Neil R.; Papouras, William C.; Durzinsky, Dennis S.
August 1998
American Surgeon;Aug1998, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p791
Academic Journal
Describes two cases of active venovenous bypass of the retrohepatic vena cava utilizing two atrial cannulae. Patients' medical backgrounds; High mortality rate for patients with injuries to the hepatic veins and retrohepatic vena cava; Repair of a bullet wound of the vena cava in one patient; Performance of a left trisegmentectomy in the second patient.


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