caval


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ca·val

(kā'văl),
Relating to a vena cava.

ca·val

(kā'văl)
Relating to a vena cava.

caval

Pertaining to the great veins, the VENA CAVAE.
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A clinical trial of vena caval filters in the prevention of pulmonary embolism in patients with proximal deep-vein thrombosis.
total caval flow pulsatility index (TCPI), which integrates the instantaneous fluctuation of total caval flow from its mean along the respiration cycle.
4 million), by the transfer of businesses to joint ventures, and by the divestiture of Caval Tool.
Se trata del Caso Penta, investigacion judicial por sobornos, cohecho y financiamiento ilegal de campanas politicas, que afecta basicamente al derechista partido Union Democrata Independiente (UDI); el Caso Caval, proceso que compromete al hijo y a la nuera de la presidenta en oscuros negocios inmobiliarios; y lo que se agrega ahora con virulencia: La arista Soquimich del caso Penta.
Since commencing operation, the Caval Ridge team has already achieved an Australian record for the amount of overburden moved by a shovel in one week.
To the best of our knowledge, there have only been 2 other case reports of caval thrombectomy in patients with PNET.
Reported early complications of septal occluder device use include residual shunt, systemic and pulmonary embolization, and device impingement on superior caval vein, on the right upper pulmonary vein, and on the mitral and tricuspid valves.
Long-term follow-up of Vena Tech-LGM filter: Predictors and frequency of caval occlusion.
Nausea and syncope are due to low cardiac output following inferior caval compression at the bifurcation (complete in 90%, with variable patency of collateral ascending lumbar and spinal canal veins to the azygous veins), while the foetal effects (4,5), including foetal heart rate changes irrespective of the presence or absence of maternal hypotension (6), are also secondary to aortoiliac displacement (usually to the left) and aortoiliac compression (most marked across the lumbar lordosis at L3-5 and exaggerated by uterine contraction) (7,8).
These expected net results are after accounting for a pre-tax gain of approximately $4 million on the previously announced divestiture of Chromalloy Gas Turbine's Caval Tool division.
Alli se informo que el 16 de diciembre de 2013, un dia despues del triunfo de Bachelet contra la derechista Evelyn Matthei, el Banco de Chile aprobo un credito por 6 mil 500 millones de pesos (cerca de 13 millones de dolares al cambio de entonces) a la Sociedad Exportadora y de Gestion Caval Limitada.
INTRODUCTION: Inferior vena caval obstruction is caused by invasion or compression by pathological process, or thrombosis of the vein itself.