Anatomy of the azygos vein examined by computerized tomography imaging


TATAR İ. , DENK C. C. , Celik H. H. , Oto A., Karaosmanoglu D. A. , Ozdemir B. M. , ...Daha Fazla

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.29, ss.1585-1588, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 29 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Dergi Adı: SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1585-1588

Özet

Objective: To examine the anatomy of the azygos vein (AV) using different parameters. Therefore, the diameter of the AV at its opening into the superior vena cava, the opening level of the AV into the superior vena cava, and the position of the AV, with respect to the vertebral column and carina, were examined by CT.