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a.1.(Anat.) Surrounding the vertebræ.
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A computed tomography (CT) scan of the abdomen/pelvis with intravenous contrast revealed thrombosis of the distal inferior vena cava (IVC) and iliac veins with a congenital absence of suprarenal and intrahepatic segments of the IVC (Fig1&2) with extensive collaterals and prominent ascending lumbar, perivertebral, azygous and hemiazygous venous systems.
6) According to Gilula, (22) small amounts of perivertebral venous, paravertebral soft tissue and intradiscal leakages are of no clinical significance in the short term and midterm (2,6).