1) In this patient population congenital absence of inferior vena cava (CAIVC) is an anomaly which has been recognized as a rare inherited risk factor for DVT.
What does IVC stand for?
IVC stands for Inferior Vena Cava
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We have 164 other meanings of IVC in our Acronym Attic
- Illinois Virtual Campus
- Immediately Vital Cargo
- Imperial Valley College
- In-Vessel Component
- In-Vision Continuity
- Incoming-switched Virtual Circuit (Nortel)
- Indennità di Vacanza Contrattuale (Italian: Contractual Holiday Allowance)
- Indirect Vector Control
- Individual Vehicle Controller
- Indus Valley Civilization (Bronze Age)
- Inland Valley Consortium (aka Consortium for Sustainable Use of Inland Valleys)
- Inner Vacuum Chamber
- Inspiratory Vital Capacity
- Installation Volunteer Coordinator
- Installation Volunteer Council
- Intake Valve Closing (engines)
- Integral of Viable Cell
- Integrated Visual Computing
- Inter-Varsity Club (UK; est. 1947)
- Inter-Vehicle Communications
Samples in periodicals archive:
1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society of Interventional Radiology and Society for Vascular Surgery jointly will launch PRESERVE-the first large-scale, multispecialty prospective study to evaluate the use of inferior vena cava (IVC) filters and related follow-up treatment.
He explained that the patient had a cancerous lymph node on the inferior vena cava (IVC), a large vein that receives blood from the lower extremities, pelvis and abdomen and delivers it to the heart.
5 cm right renal mass with tumour thrombus extending into the inferior vena cava and right atrium (Fig 1).
Absence of the inferior vena cava (IVC) which is an uncommon vascular anomaly is exceptionally associated to BD.
1) We report our experience with 7 patients who were dialysed via inferior vena cava (IVC) catheters inserted after failure to obtain a functioning arteriovenous (AV) fistula or a femoral, subclavian or jugular catheterisation.
The patient had survived a repair of a through and through laceration of the inferior vena cava at the level of the renal veins.
Contrast enhanced computed tomography of the abdomen demonstrated an enhancing left lobe liver tumor with extension into the hepatic portion of the inferior vena cava (IVC).