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*  Deep vein
Internal jugular vein Brachial vein Axillary vein Subclavian vein Common femoral vein Femoral vein Profunda femoris vein ... A deep vein is a vein that is deep in the body. This contrasts with superficial veins that are close to the body's surface. ... Popliteal vein Peroneal vein Anterior tibial vein Posterior tibial vein Princeton Review (2003). Anatomy Coloring Workbook, ... Deep veins are almost always beside an artery with the same name (e.g. the femoral vein is beside the femoral artery). ...
*  Axillary artery
... MedicalMnemonics.com: 1208 852 663 lesson3axillaryart&vein at ... Suprascapular and axillary nerves of right side, seen from behind. Brachial plexus and axillary artery Axillary artery Axillary ... The axillary artery is accompanied by the axillary vein, which lies medial to the artery, along its length. In the axilla, the ... The veins of the right axilla, viewed from in front. The right brachial plexus (infraclavicular portion) in the axillary fossa ...
*  Axillary vein
... Moore, Keith L. et al. (2010) Clinically Oriented Anatomy, 6th Ed, p.718 Moore, Keith L. et al. ( ... Other tributaries include the subscapular vein, circumflex humeral vein, lateral thoracic vein and thoraco-acromial vein. It ... This large vein is formed by the brachial vein and the basilic vein. At its terminal part, it is also joined by the cephalic ... There is one axillary vein on each side of the body. Its origin is at the lower margin of the teres major muscle and a ...
*  Venous translucence
Primary subclavian-axillary vein thrombosis. CircuÍation 1968;38:737 . Topper, David. Newton on the number of colours in the ... Axillary, subclavian and brachiocephalic vein obstruction. Surgery 1977; 82:816. Comerota, AJ; Katz, ML et al. Venous duplex ... Axillary-subclavian vein thrombosis: changing patterns of etiology, diagnostic and thera- peutic modalities. Am Surg 1991;57: ... Deep vein thrombosis: US assessment using vein compression. Radiology 1987;162:191. Cohan, RH; Leder, RA et al. Extravascular ...
*  Leopold von Schrötter
This disorder involves primary thrombosis of the axillary vein or subclavian vein. Among his written works is a treatise on ...
*  Brachial veins
At this point, the brachial veins join the basilic vein to form the axillary vein. The brachial veins also have small ... Their course is that of the brachial artery (in reverse): they begin where radial veins and ulnar veins join (corresponding to ... Brachial vein lesson4veinsofarm at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman (Georgetown University) Diagram at frca.co.uk. ... In human anatomy, the brachial veins are venae comitantes of the brachial artery in the arm proper. Because they are deep to ...
*  Arm
The cephalic vein travels on the lateral side of the arm and terminates as the axillary vein. It passes through the ... The two main veins are the basilic and the cephalic veins. There is a connecting vein between the two, the median cubital vein ... This artery is a continuation of the axillary artery. The point at which the axillary becomes the brachial is distal to the ... Veins on the arm may be taken when a coronary artery bypass graft is needed. In other animals, the term arm can also be used ...
*  Forequarter amputation
The neurovascular bundle consisting of the axillary artery, axillary vein and brachial plexus is ligated and cut. The area of ... Control and divide subsc art and vein. Divide large nerve trunks around these as prox as poses. Then come onto chest wall immed ...
*  Axilla
Axillary artery and its branches Axillary vein and its tributaries Infraclavicular part of the brachial plexus Long thoracic ... The contents of the axilla include the axillary vein and artery, as well as the brachial plexus, lymph nodes and fat. The ... The anterior boundary is called the anterior axillary fold and this is rounded in shape and formed by the lower border of the ... Axillary intertrigo is common among those who work in hot environments. Deodorant Perspiration Popliteal fossa or "knee pit" ...
*  Jeremy Bonderman
Bonderman missed most of the 2008 season because he had procedures done to remove a blood clot in his axillary vein. On June 13 ...
*  Cardiac contractility modulation
... the cephalic vein or axillary vein. The leads are then advanced through the superior vena cava to their position in the right ... In some instances it may be impossible to guide the leads thorough the main veins in the upper half of the body to the heart ... During implantation, the leads are inserted into the subclavian vein below the clavicle or, less often, ...
*  Medial cutaneous nerve of arm
It passes through the axilla, at first lying behind, and then medial to the axillary vein, and communicates with the ...
*  Fanniidae
The axillary vein is strongly curved towards the wingtip, so if extended, the axillary and anal veins would meet before ...
*  Lateral thoracic vein
The lateral thoracic vein (sometimes debatably referred to as the long thoracic vein) is a tributary of the axillary vein. It ... Normally, the thoracoepigastric vein exists between this vein and superficial epigastric vein (a tributary of femoral vein), to ...
*  Brachial lymph nodes
... are group of four to six lymph nodes which lies in relation to the medial and posterior aspects of the axillary vein; the ... The efferent vessels pass partly to the central and subclavicular groups of axillary glands and partly to the inferior deep ... afferents of these glands drain the whole arm with the exception of that portion whose vessels accompany the cephalic vein. ...
*  Andreas Vesalius
... the axillary vein of the right elbow be cut), commonly known as the Venesection Letter, which demonstrated a revived ... He not only verified Estienne's findings on the valves of the hepatic veins, but also described the azygos vein, and discovered ... He not only verified Estienne's observations on the valves of the hepatic veins, but also described the vena azygos, and ... while veins carried blood to the lesser organs such as the stomach from the right ventricle. In order for this theory to be ...
*  Axillary sheath
The axillary sheath is a fibrous sheath that encloses the axillary artery and the axillary vein and the three cords of the ... "The axillary sheath and single-injection axillary block". Clinical Anatomy. 20 (1): 57-63. doi:10.1002/ca.20270. PMID 16372345 ... brachial plexus to form the neurovascular bundle, surrounded by the axillary fat . It is an extension of the prevertebral ...
*  Vena comitans
... veins): Axillary artery and the axillary vein Subclavian artery and the subclavian vein Gray's page #641 Photo of Venae ... Vena comitans is Latin for accompanying vein. It refers to a vein that is usually paired, with both veins lying on the sides of ... Radial artery and radial veins Ulnar artery and ulnar veins Brachial artery and brachial veins Examples of arteries that do not ... They usually have a single, similarly sized vein which is not as intimately associated with the artery. Examples of arteries ...
*  List of MeSH codes (A07)
... retinal vein MeSH A07.231.908.077 --- axillary vein MeSH A07.231.908.106 --- azygos vein MeSH A07.231.908.130 --- ... femoral vein MeSH A07.231.908.380 --- hepatic veins MeSH A07.231.908.427 --- iliac vein MeSH A07.231.908.498 --- jugular veins ... mesenteric veins MeSH A07.231.908.670.567 --- portal vein MeSH A07.231.908.670.730 --- splenic vein MeSH A07.231.908.670.874 ... umbilical veins MeSH A07.231.908.713 --- pulmonary veins MeSH A07.231.908.752 --- renal veins MeSH A07.231.908.783 --- retinal ...
*  Axillary lymph nodes
Lateral group: Lying along the medial side of the axillary vein, these nodes receive most of the lymph vessels of the upper ... The axillary lymph nodes or armpit lymph nodes (20 to 49 in number) drain lymph vessels from the lateral quadrants of the ... The axillary lymph nodes are arranged in six groups: Anterior (pectoral) group: Lying along the lower border of the pectoralis ... A doctor will usually refer a patient to a surgeon to have an axillary lymph node dissection to see if the cancer cells have ...
*  Paget-Schroetter disease
These DVTs typically occur in the axillary or subclavian veins. The condition is relatively rare. It usually presents in young ... Drapanas, T; Curran, WL (1966). "Thrombectomy in the treatment of "effort" thrombosis of the axillary and subclavian veins". ... and Leopold von Schrötter later linked the clinical syndrome to thrombosis of the axillary and subclavian veins. Hughes, E. S. ... Paget-Schroetter disease, also known as Paget-von Schrötter disease, is a form of upper extremity deep vein thrombosis (DVT), a ...
*  Thrombosis
Paget-Schroetter disease is the obstruction of an upper extremity vein (such as the axillary vein or subclavian vein) by a ... Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is the formation of a blood clot within a deep vein. It most commonly affects leg veins, such as the ... The facial veins in this area anastomose with the superior and inferior ophthalmic veins of the orbit, which drain directly ... In deep vein thrombosis this manifests as pain, redness, and swelling; in retinal vein occlusion this may result in macular ...
*  May-Thurner syndrome
Paget-Schroetter disease - Upper extremity deep vein thrombosis in the axillary or subclavian veins, related to TOS. Budd- ... Compression of the left common iliac vein may be seen on pelvic CT. In contrast to the right common iliac vein, which ascends ... in the iliofemoral vein. The specific problem is compression of the left common iliac vein by the overlying right common iliac ... While this is the suspected cause of the syndrome, the left iliac vein is frequently seen to be compressed in asymptomatic ...
*  Thoracoepigastric vein
... vein below and the lateral thoracic vein above and establishes an important communication between the femoral vein and axillary ... Furthermore, the thoracoepigastric vein is connected to the portal vein via the paraumbilical vein and thereby serves as a ... It creates a cavocaval anastomosis by connecting with superficial epigastric veins arising from femoral vein just below ... The thoracoepigastric vein is unique in that it drains to both the Superior Vena Cava (SVC) and to the Inferior Vena Cava (IVC ...
*  Centrosema pubescens
Flowers are generally pale violet with darker violet veins, born in axillary racemes. Fruit is a flat, long, dark brown pod 7.5 ...
*  Anatomical terminology
... such as blood vessels or leaf veins. Patent, meaning a structure such as an artery or vein that abnormally remains open, such ... The breast is also called the mammary region, the armpit as the axilla and axillary, and the navel as the umbilicus and ...
*  Lateral pectoral nerve
It passes across the axillary artery and vein, pierces the clavipectoral (coracoclavicular) fascia, and is distributed to the ... The medial and lateral pectoral nerves form a connection, or loop, around the axillary artery, called ansa pectoralis. The ... thoracoacromial artery and vein, plus the lateral pectoral nerve) may be the guide for local anesthetic applications in order ... anterior thoracic nerve and form with it a loop in front of the first part of the axillary artery. Although this nerve is ...