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Case 9241

Azygos vein continuation of the right inferior vena cava, and hypoplastic intrahepatic vena cava

Author(s)
Gallardo Muñoz I, Alegre Castellanos A, Portero de la Torre M
 
Patient
male, 70 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Anomalie of the inferior vena cava

    (A) Rigth inferior vena cava (arrow). (B) IVC draining into the hemiazygos (arrow). (C) Hemiazygos draining into the azygos (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Anatomy; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Anomalie of the inferior vena cava

    Hypoplastic of the hepatic segment of the IVC.

     
    Area of Interest: Anatomy; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Anomalie of the inferior vena cava

    (A) The azygos vein in the right paratracheal space. (B) Supradiaphragmatic segment of the right inferior vena cava draining the hepatic veins, into the right atrium.

     
    Area of Interest: Anatomy; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous;
     
     
(A) Rigth inferior vena cava (arrow). (B) IVC draining into the hemiazygos (arrow). (C) Hemiazygos draining into the azygos (arrow).
 
Hypoplastic of the hepatic segment of the IVC.
 
(A) The azygos vein in the right paratracheal space. (B) Supradiaphragmatic segment of the right inferior vena cava draining the hepatic veins, into the right atrium.
 
 
 
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