suprahepatic inferior vena cava

suprahepatic inferior vena cava

Clinical anatomy A functional component of the hepatic venous outflow system defined as a segment of the inferior vena cava, which extends from the entry of the right, middle, and left hepatic veins to the junction between the inferior vena cava and the right atrium
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Primary BCS is caused by membranous (or web) obstruction of the suprahepatic inferior vena cava.