2,3) In cases of duplication, the IJV splits into two parts just below the jugular foramen, and the vessels drain separately into the subclavian vein.
What does SV stand for?
SV stands for Subclavian Vein
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- Stochastic Volatility
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- Stroke Volume
- Structural Variation (genomics)
- Student Venture
- Studieförbundet Vuxenskolan (Sweden)
- Sub Verbo (Latin: Under the Word, Under the Heading of)
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A Doppler ultrasound confirmed an occluding left subclavian vein thrombus.
These two veins join together to form the subclavian vein then the Superior Vena Cava.
In addition, multiple serpentine vessels were seen surrounding the lesion, with some noted to drain into the spinal epidural venous plexus, as well as left subclavian vein.
An ultrasound revealed that the catheter tip was not in the subclavian vein but had coiled in the tissues.
A 72-year-old, African-American woman, with hypothyroidism; deep venous thromboses, treated with bilateral subclavian vein stents and inferior vena cava filter; stage 5 chronic kidney disease due to multiple myeloma; and NSF, experienced multiple episodes of dizziness and hemodynamic instability during dialysis for 3 months.