Inferior Vena Cava 3D

  • Description                                                           
    • * Is formed on the right side of L5 by the union of the two common iliac veins, below the bifurcation of the aorta.
    • * Passes through the opening for the IVC in the central tendon of the diaphragm at the level of T8 and enters the right atrium of the heart.
    • * Receives the right gonadal, suprarenal, and inferior phrenic veins. On the left side, these veins usually drain into the left renal vein.
    • * Also receives the three hepatic veins and renal (right and left) veins.

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  • Description                                                           
    • * Is formed on the right side of L5 by the union of the two common iliac veins, below the bifurcation of the aorta.
    • * Passes through the opening for the IVC in the central tendon of the diaphragm at the level of T8 and enters the right atrium of the heart.
    • * Receives the right gonadal, suprarenal, and inferior phrenic veins. On the left side, these veins usually drain into the left renal vein.
    • * Also receives the three hepatic veins and renal (right and left) veins.

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