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Vena cava structure

Known as: cava vena, Vena cava, Venae Cavae 
A large vein which returns blood from the head, neck and extremities to the heart.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are multipotent cells which can give rise to mesenchymal and non-mesenchymal tissues in vitro and… 
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Mechanical ventilation induces cyclic changes in vena cava blood flow, pulmonary artery blood flow, and aortic blood flow. At the… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The prognosis of prostate cancer is mainly determined by the presence or absence of metastases. Nevertheless, the metastatic… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The efficacy and safety of vena caval filters in the prevention of pulmonary embolism in patients with proximal deep… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND There are no studies that define the basic epidemiology of pulmonary embolism (PE) and deep venous thrombosis (DVT) in… 
Review
1975
Review
1975
Several important conclusions may be derived on the basis of our experience with Behcet's disease (B.D.) and a review of the… 
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Surgical repair of tricuspid atresia has been carried out in three patients; two of these operations have been successful. A new… 
Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
Techniques are described for insertion of vinyl catheters into the umbilical and limb vessels of the fetus of the sheep or the… 
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Highly Cited
1951
Highly Cited
1951
  • A. C. Burton
  • The American journal of physiology
  • 1951
  • Corpus ID: 7886892
HYSIOLOGISTS have paid a great deal of attention to the forces that govern the passage of water, electrolytes and protein across… 
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