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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Este caso estallo el 5 de febrero de 2015, cuando Que Pasa publico el reportaje "Un negocio Caval", donde informo que el 16 de diciembre de 2013, un dia despues del triunfo de Bachelet contra la derechista Evelyn Matthei en la segunda vuelta de las elecciones presidenciales, el Banco de Chile aprobo un credito a Caval por 6 mil 500 millones de pesos (cerca de 13 millones de dolares al cambio de esa fecha).
Velmahos GC, Kern J, Chan LS, Oder D, Murray JA, Shekelle P Prevention of venous thromboembolism after injury: an evidence-based report-part I: analysis of risk factors and evaluation of the role of vena caval filters.
Use of jugular vein autograft for reconstruction of the cranial vena cava in a dog with invasive thymoma and cranial vena caval syndrome.
Associated conditions of relevance to the abdominal procurement surgeon include anomalies of the renal veins (circum aortic renal collar, and retro aortic renal vein) (1), right retro caval ureter (3), horseshoe kidney, congenital right renal agenesis (4) and cloacal exstrophy (5).
3) Subsequent unrelieved compression can lead to adhesions and further morbidity, including small-bowel obstruction, renal or caval obstruction, and death.
While the University Library usually catalogues our books, we had a backlog and with the addition of over 200 Emily Rodda books in different languages, we hired CAVAL, a professional cataloguing service, to do this job.
Cardiac output measurement, by means of electrical velocimetry, may be able to determine optimum maternal position during gestation, labour and caesarean delivery, by preventing vena caval compression and maximising cardiac output and placental perfusion pressure.
Now t he Cl e v e l a nd Caval ier s have of fered 53-year-old Williams a twoyear contract.
Early duplex scan evaluation of four vena caval interruption devices," J Vase Surg, Vol.
1) The organization also suggests that surgical thrombectomy, superior vena caval filters, thrombolyric therapy, or catheter extraction may benefit selected patients.
The low incidence of pulmonary embolism implies that vena caval filters are not routinely required for this procedure.