Left brachiocephalic vein - intrathymic course

Tudor Iacovache, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital, Brasov, Romania.

Case report

Patient (G1P0) at 22 weeks of pregnancy. We found an intrathymic course of the left brachiocephalic vein and left kidney agenesis (not shown), both findings confirmed after birth.

Images 1, 2  and videos 1, 2: 2D and doppler images showing an abnormal course of the left brachiocephalic vein through the timus. Note bent shape of the vascular structure. 

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