Technical Pitfalls in Sonography of the Inferior Vena Cava: Beware the Diaphragm

J Ultrasound Med. 2017 May;36(5):1071-1072. doi: 10.7863/ultra.16.07014. Epub 2017 Mar 24.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Central Venous Pressure
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Diagnostic Errors
  • Diaphragm / diagnostic imaging*
  • Diuretics / therapeutic use
  • Heart Diseases / diagnostic imaging*
  • Heart Diseases / drug therapy
  • Heart Diseases / physiopathology*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Ultrasonography / methods*
  • Vena Cava, Inferior / diagnostic imaging*
  • Vena Cava, Inferior / physiopathology*

Substances

  • Diuretics