Left sided SVC
Left sided SVC
Modality: X-ray

- “ Left sided SVC is demonstrated by the PPM wires; on of the more frequent caval abnormalities ”

Used in the following article:

  • Caval variants - “ Many caval variants exist, due to the complex embryology of the venous system. These are important for a number of reasons:  not to confuse them ...”
  • Left-sided superior vena cava - “ A left-sided superior vena cava (SVC) is the most common congenital venous anomaly in the chest, and in a minority of cases can result in a right-...”
  • Left paramediastinal catheter position (differential) - “ When a central venous catheter that is supposed to project over the superior vena cava is abnormally located to the left of the mediastinum a limi...”

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