The normal inferior vena cava is composed of four segments: hepatic, supra-renal, renal, and infra-renal.
What does VC stand for?
VC stands for Vena Cava
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Elsewhere, an optional Gunther Tulip vena cava filter was placed by right common femoral approach (Figure 1).
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2) 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.
[9,20] One case of IPEH in the superior vena cava that caused obstructive symptoms has also been reported.
The obstruction may occur at any level from the hepatic lobule efferent vein to the junction of the inferior vena cava with the right atrium.