innominate vein


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innominate vein

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Noun1.innominate vein - veins formed by the union of the internal jugular and subclavian veinsinnominate vein - veins formed by the union of the internal jugular and subclavian veins
vein, vena, venous blood vessel - a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; "all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood"
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Venogram showed totally occluded right subclavain vein and left innominate vein.
Right subclavian vein venography demonstrated the absence of RSVC and drainage of right subclavian vein into the PLSVC via the innominate vein [Figure 1]a.
But in those cases in which right pulmonary veins were draining into SVC, SVC was cannulated at the junction of SVC and innominate vein.
Chylothorax has been reported in man as a complication of spontaneous thrombosis or obstruction of the superior vena cava, innominate vein, or subclavian vein.
It had also adhered to the superior vena cava and innominate vein posteriorly.
Superior vena cava and innominate vein were later cleared of the tumor.
Tunneled-cuffed catheter implanted into the accessory hemiazygos vein because of occlusion of the left innominate vein.
It overlies the pericardium, aortic arch, left innominate vein, and trachea.