Unusual Systemic Venous Return with Complete Absence of the Superior Caval Veins

@article{Krasemann2002UnusualSV,
  title={Unusual Systemic Venous Return with Complete Absence of the Superior Caval Veins},
  author={Thomas Krasemann and Gerd Kehl and Johannes Vogt and Bulos Asfour},
  journal={Pediatric Cardiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={24},
  pages={397-399}
}
The absence of the right superior vena cava (SVC) is usually associated with the presence of a left SVC. This is the first report of a case of systemic venous return without the presence of either upper caval veins. The blood of the upper half of the body was collected into a vessel located on the left side of the spine behind the heart. This vessel crossed… CONTINUE READING