Inferior vena cava structure

Known as: Vena cava.inferior, Vena Cava, Inferior, cava inferior vena 
A large vein that empties into the heart. It carries blood from the legs and feet and from organs in the abdomen and pelvis.
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
From 1979 to 2004, 22 patients were seen with leiomyosarcomas of the inferior vena cava (IVC). Twenty were treated surgically… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
UNLABELLED Detecting and monitoring blood loss in trauma patients can often be challenging when an obvious source of hemorrhage… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
To investigate whether the respiratory variation in inferior vena cava diameter (ΔDIVC) could be related to fluid responsiveness… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The inferior vena cava (IVC) is a rare site for primary soft tissue sarcoma. There are limited data in the literature… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
During embryogenesis, the inferior vena cava is formed by a process involving the development, regression, and anastomosis of… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Congenital anomalies of the inferior vena cava (IVC) and its tributaries have become more commonly recognized in asymptomatic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Endocardial mapping has suggested that common atrial flutter (AF) is based on right atrial reentry surrounding the inferior vena… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To evaluate a simple noninvasive means of estimating right atrial (RA) pressure, the respiratory motion of the inferior vena cava… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
From November 1988 to May 1989, four patients underwent total right heart bypass by means of bidirectional cavopulmonary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Accurate knowledge of the surgical anatomy of the hepatic veins and inferior vena cava is indispensable for surgeons, since… (More)
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