Retroaortic left renal vein (MRI)
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Gaillard F, Retroaortic left renal vein (MRI). Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 28 May 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-2700
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15 May 2008
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From the case: Retroaortic left renal vein (MRI)
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The left renal vein is seen coursing posterior to the aorta before draining into the IVC.
Retroaortic left renal vein is an anatomical variant where the left renal vein is located between the aorta and the vertebra and drains into the inferior vena cava.