Anatomical variations

Left and right ascending vena cava with a venous structure on both sides of the aorta. The left ascending vena cava crosses to the right and joins the right vena cava in the upper abdomen.

Clinical Info

Incidental finding

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Left and right ascending vena cava with a venous structure on both sides of the aorta. The left ascending vena cava crosses to the right and joins the right vena cava in the upper abdomen.

Left and right ascending vena cava with a venous structure on both sides of the aorta
Left and right ascending vena cava with a venous structure on both sides of the aorta
Left and right ascending vena cava with a venous structure on both sides of the aorta
Left and right ascending vena cava with a venous structure on both sides of the aorta
Left and right ascending vena cava with a venous structure on both sides of the aorta
Left and right ascending vena cava with a venous structure on both sides of the aorta
The left ascending vena cava crosses to the right anterior of the aorta
The left ascending vena cava crosses to the right anterior of the aorta

Left and right ascending vena cava with a venous structure on both sides of the aorta. The left ascending vena cava crosses to the right and joins the right vena cava in the upper abdomen.

Left ascending vena cava longitudinal
Left ascending vena cava longitudinal
Right ascending vena cava longitudinal
Right ascending vena cava longitudinal
Left ascending vena cava
Left ascending vena cava
Right ascending vena cava
Right ascending vena cava

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 62
  • Body part: Retroperitoneal space

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System