Venous variants and anomalies on routine abdominal multi-detector row CT

Koc Z., Ulusan S., Oguzkurt L., Tokmak N.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, vol.61, no.2, pp.267-278, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 61 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2006.09.008
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.267-278
  • Keywords: abdominal vein variants, anatomy, hepatic vein, portal vein, inferior vena cava, renal vein, computed tomography, LEFT RENAL-VEIN, RIGHT HEPATIC VEIN, PORTAL-VEIN, HELICAL CT, LIVER-TRANSPLANTATION, CONGENITAL-ANOMALIES, VASCULAR ANATOMY, ANGIOGRAPHY, MIDDLE, IMPACT
  • Çukurova University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: This study aims to determine the types and prevalence rates of anatomic variations of the hepatic veins, portal vein, inferior vena cava and renal veins, and to establish statistical correlations between various anomalies and frequency differences between male and female using multi-detector row computed tomography (CT).