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vena

 [ve´nah] (pl. ve´nae) (L.)
vein (see also Appendix 2-6).
vena ca´va the inferior vena cava and superior vena cava considered as a unit. See Appendix 2-6.
inferior vena cava the venous trunk for the lower extremities and the pelvic and abdominal viscera; it empties into the right atrium of the heart. See Appendix 2-6.
superior vena cava the venous trunk draining blood from the head, neck, upper extremities, and chest; it empties into the right atrium of the heart. See Appendix 2-6.

ve·na·ca·vog·ra·phy

(vē'nă-kā-vog'ră-fē),
Angiography of a vena cava.
Synonym(s): cavography

ve·na·ca·vog·ra·phy

(vē'nă-kā-vog'ră-fē)
Angiography of a vena cava.
Synonym(s): cavography.

cavography

radiography of the vena cava.
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The cavography performed before stent placement revealed a partial obstruction of the SVC in 4/22 (18.
Cavography enables assessment of the obstruction and visualisation of the collateral circulations.