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Pathological Findings in the Jugular Veins

  • Fridon Todua
  • Dudana Gachechiladze
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Abstract

Circulatory disorders in the magistral cervical-jugular veins, namely, stasis, may be caused by hemodynamic disturbances because of heart failure or by extravasal compression of the superior vena cava or any of its branches (mediastinal tumor, metastasis).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fridon Todua
    • 1
  • Dudana Gachechiladze
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyNational Academy of Sciences of Georgia, Research Institute of Clinical Medicine, I. Javakhishili Tbilisi State UniversityTbilisiGeorgia
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyProgramme of Caucasus UniversityTbilisiGeorgia
  3. 3.Department of Ultrasound DiagnosticsNational Medical Academy of Georgia, Research Institute of Clinical MedicineTbilisiGeorgia

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