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innominate

‘having no name’, in Scots contract law, a contract that is both unusual and innominate, having no known name like sale or hire, for example. Now that there is no requirement for writing, the category may vanish.
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The substernal goiter, which was connected to the left thyroid lobe, was pulled in the cranial direction, and the part adhering to the surrounding tissue, particularly the tissue between the goiter and the innominate vein, was dissected by ligation and coagulation with an energy device.
Once the tracheal margins were marked and visualized externally, the innominate artery was retracted while a 4 cm tracheal sleeve, including the tumor, was resected.
Only 3% of patients are reported to have PAPVC from the left lung to the left innominate vein [5].
Contrast enhanced computed tomography (CT) of the thorax showed chronic occlusion of the left-sided central veins with the presence of a cervical collateral venous flow from the left to the right side reaching the nonoccluded right-sided central veins, specifically the confluence to the right innominate vein (IV) and, as part of the collateral circulation, a transverse connecting, in parts quite tortuous, and u-shape midline jugular vein measuring about 3 mm in diameter (Figure 1).
On hospital day 7, he underwent a reoperative mechanical aortic valve and partial aortic arch replacement with reimplantation of the innominate artery.
This approach offers a longitudinal view of intrathoracic segment of the SCV reaching (via the innominate vein on left side) the IJV at the level of the Pirogoff confluent.
His previous operation included reconstruction of the ascending aorta with debranching to the innominate artery.
Chylothorax has been reported in man as a complication of spontaneous thrombosis or obstruction of the superior vena cava, innominate vein, or subclavian vein.
Because we could not determine which left innominate went with which right innominate, we examined all innominates regardless of side.
The other arterial repairs were internal carotid (2), ascending and arch of aorta (3), descending aorta (2), innominate artery (3) and pulmonary artery (1).