ⓘ Persistent left superior vena cava

                                     

ⓘ Persistent left superior vena cava

In anatomy, a persistent left superior vena cava is the most common variation of the thoracic venous system, is prevalent in 0.3% of the population, and an embryologic remnant that results from a failure to involute.

                                     
  • The superior vena cava SVC is the superior of the two venae cavae, the great venous trunks that return deoxygenated blood from the systemic circulation
  • column draining itself towards the superior vena cava It connects the systems of superior vena cava and inferior vena cava and can provide an alternative
  • has written several articles on interventional cardiology Persistent left superior vena cava opening directly into right atrium and mistaken for coronary
  • ability. Patients with this condition may have persistent left superior vena cava that drains into the left atrium, as well as pulmonary arteriovenous malformations
  • The valve of the inferior vena cava eustachian valve is a venous valve that lies at the junction of the inferior vena cava and right atrium. In fetal
  • the aorta, partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection, persistent left superior vena cava with unroofed coronary sinus, ventricular septal defect, atrioventricular
  • veins give rise to Hepatic veins Inferior portion of Inferior vena cava Portal vein Superior mesenteric vein Inferior mesenteric vein, Ciliac trunk The branches
  • adequate anticoagulation. A persistent left superior vena cava PLSVC is thoracic system variation in which the left - sided vena cava fails to involute during
  • the blood flow of the deoxygenated blood to the lungs by attaching the Vena Cava directly to the Pulmonary Artery causing the blood that flows into the
  • catheter in the right subclavian vein The outline of superior vena cava on a chest X - ray is labeled at left There are several types of central venous catheters:
  • into the two major veins: the superior vena cava which mainly drains tissues above the heart and the inferior vena cava which mainly drains tissues
  • evaluating for a shunt by taking blood samples from superior vena cava SVC inferior vena cava IVC right atrium, right ventricle, pulmonary artery