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Case 1668

Retroaortic left renal vein

Author(s)
Akca A, Akgul E
 
Patient
male, 66 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    A contrast enhanced spiral CT.
     

    The left renal vein crosses behind the aorta and the vertebral corpus at the same level with the right renal vein. A renal vein passing anterior to the aorta cannot be identified.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: contrast enhanced spiral ct;

    No annotation

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: contrast enhanced spiral ct;

    No annotation

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: contrast enhanced spiral ct;

    No annotation

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: contrast enhanced spiral ct;

    No annotation

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: contrast enhanced spiral ct;
     
     
The left renal vein crosses behind the aorta and the vertebral corpus at the same level with the right renal vein. A renal vein passing anterior to the aorta cannot be identified.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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