Azygos system of veins

Azygos system of - Azygos system of veins Venous drainage of thoracic wall Anterior intercostal veins 1-6 spaces Posterior intercostal veins 7-9

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Azygos system of veins Venous drainage of thoracic wall Posterior intercostal veins Anterior intercostal veins 1-6 spaces 7-9 spaces Internal thoracic veins Musculophrenic veins Brachiocephalic & azygos veins
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Azygos system of veins Right side Left side Azygos vein 1. Hemiazygos (inf.hemiazygos) 2. accessory hemiazygos (sup. hemiazygos)
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IVC level of L2 Left renal vein (L2) T7 T8 Arch of azygos Azygos vein Sup. hemiazygos Inf. hemiazygos SVC
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Ascending lumbar vein + Subcostal vein post. 4-11 Inter. vein Right superior intercostal vein 1 st right IVC Rt K 1 st left 2 3 Lt sup. Intercostal vein 4 8 9-11 T7 T8 TRIBUTARIES OF AZYGOS
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Relation of the Azygos vein
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Anterior relation of the azygos 1. Root of right lung. 2. Esophagus
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Azygos system of veins Drains: Posterior intercostal veins Posterior abdominal wall Pericardium. Bronchi Esophagus. Mediastinum.
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Thoracic duct beginning Aortic opening of diaphragm In posterior mediastinum In superior mediastinum
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(Thoracic duct (in sup. Mediastinum Thoacic duct esophagus
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This note was uploaded on 01/09/2011 for the course BISC BISC 2135 taught by Professor Cullinan during the Fall '10 term at Marquette.

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Azygos system of - Azygos system of veins Venous drainage of thoracic wall Anterior intercostal veins 1-6 spaces Posterior intercostal veins 7-9

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