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This study was approved by the ethics committee of Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Written consent from the patient was waived, because of entirely anonymized images from which the individual cannot be identified.
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Supplementary material 1 Video 1: The video 1 was captured at the same time of Fig 1. Longitudinal ultrasound slice of the IVC, a free floating caval thrombus near the confluence of hepatic veins (AVI 2515 kb)
Supplementary material 2 Video 2: Longitudinal ultrasound slice of the IVC, The video 2 was captured at the same time of Fig 2, an hour after Fig 1 and video 1 was captured, the thrombus was sliding into the heart (AVI 6020 kb)
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Yu, Y., Shang, Y., Liu, H. et al. Detection of an inferior vena cava thrombus in transit by ultrasound. Intensive Care Med 46, 126–127 (2020) doi:10.1007/s00134-019-05779-8