Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how


USIDMS-Hepatic Doppler

Term used to refer to blood flowing away from the liver. Hepatofugal
T/F The hepatic veins run between the lobes of the liver. true
The hepatic veins drain the liver into what major vein? IVC
T/F Hepatic veins have bright, echogenic borders due to collagenous tissue within the walls. false. portal veins.
T/F Portal venous flow is normally directed toward the liver. true
The splenic vein flow velocity _________ during inspiration and __________ during expiration. decreases and increases
T/F The hepatic veins normally exhibit a pulsatile wavefrm. true
The hepatic vein demonstrates a higher velocity and is __________ in diameter compared to the portal vein. smaller
Normal flow within the IVC is toward what? the right atrium
Defined as an abnormal increase in portal venous pressure as a result of obstruction of blood flow through the liver. portal hypertension
Created by: hnmcroy