BMJ Case Reports 2009; doi:10.1136/bcr.10.2008.1098
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Double superior vena cavae

  1. Avnesh Sinh Thakor,
  2. Tarik Massoud
  1. University of Cambridge, Department of Radiology, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
  1. Avnesh Sinh Thakor, asthakor{at}
  • Published 15 April 2009

Radiologists are often consulted regarding the position of venous access lines. Occasionally, lines may not follow the intended anatomical route, thereby raising the question of whether they are in the correct position or whether an iatrogenic injury has been caused as a result of the procedure. In the present case, a left subclavian vein line was inserted without complication …

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