Accessory hemiazygos vein

Case contributed by Dr Ammar Haouimi

Presentation

Haemoptysis.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Female
CT

The CT images demonstrate an accessory hemiazygos vein draining into the left brachiocephalic vein.

Mild dilatation of the ascending aorta (AP diameter = 45 mm).

No significant lung lesion is seen.

Case Discussion

CT appearance of an accessory hemiazygos vein.

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Case information

rID: 66098
Published: 6th Feb 2019
Last edited: 8th Feb 2019
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded
Institution: Aurès Medical Imaging Center - Batna Algeria

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