Ann Clin Anat | Volume 1, Issue 1 | Short Communication | Open Access

Contribution to Hemiazygos Vein Anomalies

Haviarová Zora1*, Varga Ivan2 and El Falougy Hisham1

1Department of Anatomy, Comenius University, Slovakia
2Department of Histology and Embryology, Comenius University, Slovakia

*Correspondance to: Haviarov√° Zora 

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Abstract

Hemiazygos vein drains venous blood from the left lower intercostal spaces and enters into azygos vein usually at the level of T8 vertebra. Despite the fact that venous variations are more common, in our work we describe a rare variation of the hemiazygos vein caused probably by the persistence of the embryonic connections.

Keywords:

Hemiazygos vein; Variability

Citation:

Zora H, Ivan V, Hisham EF. Contribution to Hemiazygos Vein Anomalies. Ann Clin Anat. 2018;1(1):1001.

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