Vena Cava Filter

Vena Cava Filter

November 2, 2022

Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter Placement & Removal

The inferior vena cava (IVC) is the major vein that carries blood from the lower body back to the heart, where it is pumped through the lungs to receive oxygen. If a blood clot develops in the legs or pelvis, it can travel to the lungs and cause a blockage called a pulmonary embolism. An IVC filter […]
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