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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Budd Chiari syndrome (BCS) is a rare disorder that results from hepatic venous outflow tract obstruction, occurring anywhere from the small hepatic veins to the suprahepatic inferior vena cava.
Budd Chiari syndrome is a rare disorder resulting from hepatic venous outflow tract obstruction anywhere from the small hepatic veins to the suprahepatic inferior vena cava.