Persistent left superior vena cava: a case report and review of literature

@article{Goyal2008PersistentLS,
  title={Persistent left superior vena cava: a case report and review of literature},
  author={Sandeep Kumar Goyal and Sujeeth Reddy Punnam and Gita Verma and Frederick L Ruberg},
  journal={Cardiovascular Ultrasound},
  year={2008},
  volume={6},
  pages={50 - 50}
}
Persistent left superior vena cava is rare but important congenital vascular anomaly. It results when the left superior cardinal vein caudal to the innominate vein fails to regress. It is most commonly observed in isolation but can be associated with other cardiovascular abnormalities including atrial septal defect, bicuspid aortic valve, coarctation of aorta, coronary sinus ostial atresia, and cor triatriatum. The presence of PLSVC can render access to the right side of heart challenging via… CONTINUE READING