CARDIOLOGY

Renal Cell Carcinoma Involving the Inferior Vena Cava

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Prognostic factors for RCC and venous tumor thrombus  Nonmetastatic TNM stage and anatomic characteristics  Tumor size >7 cm  Lymph node status  Invasion of the collecting system  Invasion of perirenal fat…

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Imaging and Radiological Assessment of the Inferior Vena Cava

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Intrinsic Thrombosis Stenosis (ex: congenital membranes) Tumor: primary, invasion from adjacent organ/retroperitoneum Iatrogenic (central catheter placement, cava filter) Extrinsic Compression by retroperitoneal mass (lymph nodes, retroperitoneal fibrosis, tumor, aortic aneurysm)…

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Retroperitoneal Sarcoma Involving the Inferior Vena Cava

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Fig. 4.1 Radiologic assessment of IVC involvement. Panel (a) Primary retroperitoneal dedifferentiated liposarcoma, the IVC is hardly distinguishable on the preoperative CT scan (a i, arrows). Safe dissection plane found…

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Vena Cava Filters: State of the Art

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Fig. 13.1 IVC filters that are commercially available. (a) Optease (Cordis). (b) ALN filter (ALN). (c) Celect (Cook). (d) Denali (Bard) Selection of the optimal device is mainly based on…

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Injuries of the Juxtahepatic Vena Cava

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Fig. 10.1 Portal triad occlusion (Pringle maneuver) and clamping of supraceliac aorta (quadruple vascular clamping) 10.3.3 Cavo-Caval Venous Bypass Procedures The common principle of cavo-caval bypass procedures is the maintenance…

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Malignancy with Cavoatrial Extension

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(1) Service de Chirurgie Cardiaque et Vasculaire, Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, AP-HP, Faculté de Médecine René Descartes, Université Paris 5, Paris, France   9.1 Introduction Abdominal tumors with involvement of…

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