Volume Assessment in Interrupted Inferior Vena Cava
Biraj Parajuli, M Venkata Sravani, Virendra K Arya, Banashree Mandal, Gurpinder S Ghotra
Congenital abnormalities, Diagnostic imaging, Inferior vena cava
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Parajuli B, Sravani MV, Arya VK, Mandal B, Ghotra GS. Volume Assessment in Interrupted Inferior Vena Cava. J Perioper Echocardiogr 2018; 6 (2):48-50.
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Bedside ultrasound imaging of inferior vena cava (IVC) is commonly used to guide fluid administration. Here, we present the echocardiography and angiography images of a post-operative surgical patient in whom an anomalous IVC was detected during evaluation for hemodynamic instability
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