Azygos continuation of interrupted inferior vena cava in association with sick sinus syndrome.

@article{Vijayvergiya2005AzygosCO,
  title={Azygos continuation of interrupted inferior vena cava in association with sick sinus syndrome.},
  author={Rajesh Vijayvergiya and Mahadeva N. Bhat and Rajeev M Kumar and S G Vivekanand and Anand Grover},
  journal={Heart},
  year={2005},
  volume={91 4},
  pages={e26}
}
Various diagnostic and therapeutic procedures of the right side of the heart and the systemic venous system have increased the need for ready access to the inferior vena cava (IVC) through the transfemoral route. Anatomical variations or obstruction of the IVC can make these procedures difficult. The case of 47 year old woman with an interrupted infrahepatic IVC with azygos continuation accompanied by sick sinus syndrome and a structurally normal heart is reported. Negotiating a temporary… CONTINUE READING