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Structure of inferior epigastric vein

Known as: Deep Epigastric Vein, Inferior Epigastric Vein, Vena epigastrica inferior 
The blood vessel carrying deoxygenated blood that arises from the superior epigastric vein and empties into the external iliac vein.
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2012
2012
Background: Despite common superficial venous system dominance of the abdominal wall, the majority of transverse rectus abdominis… Expand
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2010
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2010
Background: Venous complications have been reported as the more frequently encountered vascular complications seen in the… Expand
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2010
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2010
Background:Elevation of the deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) flap interrupts its superficial venous system, and if… Expand
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2007
2007
The deep inferior epigastric perforator flap (DIEP) is an increasingly popular method for autologous breast reconstruction… Expand
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) of the greater saphenous vein (GSV; "closure") is a relatively new option for treatment of… Expand
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2001
2001
Venous congestion in a free TRAM or DIEP flap when the main pedicle is still patent (both the artery and the vein) is an… Expand
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1999
1999
 
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1992
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1992
This study was performed to investigate how the perivenous areolar tissue affects survival of the rat inferior epigastric venous… Expand
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
  • R. Bendavid
  • Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 19942528
The ideal reconstruction of the floor of the inguinal canal during a herniorrhaphy implies a good anatomic dissection and… Expand
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
  • H. Holmström
  • Scandinavian journal of plastic and…
  • 1979
  • Corpus ID: 40044154
In search for a free microvascular flap which would give abundant reconstructive material as well as a satisfactory donor site… Expand
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