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*  Deep vein
Internal jugular vein Brachial vein Axillary vein Subclavian vein Common femoral vein Femoral vein Profunda femoris vein ... Deep veins are almost always beside an artery with the same name (e.g. the femoral vein is beside the femoral artery). ... 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, ...
*  Venous thrombosis
... for a lung embolism mainly if the head of the clot is poorly attached to the vein wall and is situated near the sapheno-femoral ... that form in the deep veins of the legs or in the pelvic veins. Nevertheless, they can progress to the deep veins through the ... A common type of venous thrombosis is a deep vein thrombosis (DVT), which is a blood clot in the deep veins of the leg. If the ... Portal vein thrombosis Saha P, Humphries J, Modarai B, et al. (2011). "Leukocytes and the natural history of deep vein ...
*  Thrombosis
... is the formation of a blood clot within a deep vein. It most commonly affects leg veins, such as the femoral vein. Three ... Paget-Schroetter disease is the obstruction of an upper extremity vein (such as the axillary vein or subclavian vein) by a ... 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 ...
*  Trendelenburg operation
The great saphenous vein is exposed and the common femoral and superficial femoral veins are identified before dividing. The ... It is the juxtafemoral flush ligation of the great saphenous vein to the femoral vein. An oblique incision is made in the groin ... vein is ligated close to the junction with of the femoral vein. If the ligation is distal from the saphenofemoral junction, it ... Varicose Veins and their Treatment by Trendelenburg's Operation". Annals of Surgery. 27 (5): 626-639. ISSN 0003-4932. PMC ...
*  Peripherally inserted central catheter
... the internal jugular vein or the femoral vein. Subclavian and jugular line placements may result in pneumothorax (air in the ... A PICC is inserted in a peripheral vein in the arm, such as the cephalic vein, basilic vein or brachial vein, and then advanced ... First described in 1975, it is an alternative to central venous catheters in major veins such as the subclavian vein, ... This wire is provided to stiffen the (otherwise very flexible) line so it can be threaded through the veins. The wire is ...
*  Femoral vessel
These large vessel are the: Femoral artery (also known in this location as the common femoral artery) and Femoral vein ... The femoral vessels are those blood vessels passing through the femoral ring into the femoral canal thereby passing down the ... where they are still referred to collectively as femoral vessels. The adjective femoral, in this case, relates to the thigh, ... The location of the vessel is also used as an anatomical landmark for the femoral nerve. Ranson, FT (7 April 1934). "INJURIES ...
*  Deep vein of the thigh
The deep vein of the thigh, (profunda femoris vein or deep femoral vein) is a large deep vein in the thigh. It receives blood ... The deep vein of the thigh contributes the largest volume of blood to the femoral vein. The deep vein of the thigh is commonly ... inner thigh and proceeds superiorly and medially running alongside the profunda femoris artery to join with the femoral vein ...
*  Femoral vein
... Bundens WP, Bergan JJ, Halasz NA, Murray J, ... Several large veins drain into the femoral vein: popliteal vein deep vein of the thigh great saphenous vein Occlusion of the ... use the term superficial femoral vein for the distal part of the femoral vein to: differentiate the femoral vein segments ... In the human body, the femoral vein is a blood vessel that accompanies the femoral artery in the femoral sheath. It begins at ...
*  Superficial circumflex iliac artery
The great saphenous vein and its tributaries at the fossa ovalis. The great saphenous vein and its tributaries. The femoral ... the superior gluteal and lateral femoral circumflex arteries. In 45% to 50% of persons the superficial circumflex iliac artery ... vein and its tributaries. Superficial circumflex iliac artery (NOTE: this diagram is mislabelled. The "superficial circumflex ...
*  Superficial epigastric vein
The great saphenous vein and its tributaries. The femoral vein and its tributaries. Superficial veins oflower limbSuperficial ... The superficial epigastric vein is a vein which travels with the superficial epigastric artery. It joins the accessory ... saphenous vein near the fossa ovalis. The subcutaneous inguinal ring. ...
*  Superficial epigastric artery
The femoral artery. The great saphenous vein and its tributaries at the fossa ovalis. The great saphenous vein and its ... The femoral vein and its tributaries. Anterior abdominal wall.Intermediate dissection.Anterior view This article incorporates ... The superficial epigastric artery (not to be confused with the superior epigastric artery) arises from the front of the femoral ... artery about 1 cm below the inguinal ligament, and, passing through the femoral sheath and the fascia cribrosa, turns upward in ...
*  Superficial external pudendal artery
The femoral vein and its tributaries. Schema of the arteries arising from the external iliac and femoral arteries. Anterior ... After piercing the femoral sheath and fascia cribrosa, it courses medialward, across the spermatic cord (or round ligament in ... It arises from the medial side of the femoral artery, close to the superficial epigastric artery and superficial iliac ... Deep external pudendal artery Internal pudendal artery The great saphenous vein and its tributaries at the fossa ovalis. ...
*  Adductor hiatus
... namely the femoral artery and femoral vein. Those vessels become the popliteal vessels (popliteal artery and popliteal vein) ... Schema of the arteries arising from the external iliac and femoral arteries. Adductor hiatus is seen as hole in the adductor ... between the adductor magnus muscle and the femur that allows the passage of the femoral vessels from the anterior thigh to the ... will most likely cause damage to the femoral artery and may cause impairment of the blood supply to the lower leg. Popliteal ...
*  Targeted temperature management
Deep vein thrombosis can be characterized as a medical event whereby a blood clot forms in a deep vein, usually the femoral ... Another potential problem with cooling catheters is the potential to block access to the femoral vein, which is a site normally ... Cooling catheters are inserted into a femoral vein. Cooled saline solution is circulated through either a metal coated tube or ... Adverse events associated with this invasive technique include bleeding, infection, vascular puncture, and deep vein thrombosis ...
*  Cardiac catheterization
... the heart is most often accessed via the femoral vein; neither the femoral artery nor the radial artery are used. Values are ... A thin, flexible wire is inserted into either the femoral artery or the radial artery and threaded toward the heart until it is ... Radial access is not associated with an increased risk of stroke over femoral access. At this point, a catheter is guided over ... Clinical application of cardiac catheterization begins with Werner Forssmann in 1929, who inserted a catheter into the vein of ...
*  Bhagawan Koirala
... femoral vein to superior vena cava-azygous junction". Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 42 (3): 584-6. doi:10.1093/ejcts/ezs267. PMID ...
*  Popliteal vein
It passes through the opening in the adductor magnus to become the femoral vein. The tributaries of the popliteal vein are as ... The small saphenous vein. Popliteal vein is labeled at top. The popliteal vein. Moore K.L. and Dalley A.F. (2006), Clinically ... The popliteal vein is formed by the junction of the venae comitantes of the anterior and posterior tibial vein at the lower ... follows: Veins that correspond to branches given off by the popliteal artery (see popliteal artery). Small saphenous vein, ...
*  Non-heart-beating donation
Another catheter is inserted into the femoral vein to allow venting of the fluid. Once full formal consent for organ donation ... Once the stand-off period has elapsed, a cut down is performed over the femoral artery, and a double-balloon triple-lumen (DBTL ... catheter is inserted into the femoral artery and passed into the aorta. The balloons are inflated to occlude the aorta above ...
*  Inguinal lymph nodes
The deep inguinal lymph nodes: arranged near and along the femoral vein of the leg. drain the deep parts of the lower limbs, ... They are found in the femoral triangle, and are grouped into superficial nodes, and deep nodes. The superficial inguinal lymph ... A view of the different inguinal lymph nodes Murine inguinal lymph node beneath the bifurcation of superior epigastric vein. ...
*  Atrial septal defect
The catheter is placed in the right femoral vein and guided into the right atrium. The catheter is guided through the atrial ... Percutaneous device closure involves the passage of a catheter into the heart through the femoral vein guided by fluoroscopy ... It is frequently associated with anomalous drainage of the right-sided pulmonary veins into the right atrium (instead of the ... Venous thrombus (clots in the veins) are quite common. Embolizations (dislodgement of thrombi) normally go to the lung and ...
*  Lymph hearts
The anterior pair opens into the subclavian vein and the posterior pair into the femoral vein. The pair near the third vertebra ... The lymph hearts rhythmically and slowly pump to drive the lymph into the veins. It is possible to see the lymph hearts beat by ... The other pair at the end of the vertebral column pump lymph into the iliac vein in the legs. Rana catesbiana and Rana ... In amphibians, lymph hearts lie at vein junctions. Frogs and salamanders have 10 to 20 lymph hearts, while caecilians have more ...
*  History of anorexia nervosa
He states that the post mortem revealed no physical abnormalities other than thrombosis of the femoral veins. Death appeared to ...
*  Deep inguinal lymph nodes
The deep inguinal lymph nodes are located medial to the femoral vein and under the cribriform fascia. There are approximately 3 ... They are contained within the femoral triangle. The deep inguinal lymph nodes drain superiorly to the external iliac lymph ...
*  Vascular lacuna
... femoral vein, femoral artery, and femoral branch of genitofemoral nerve. It is separated from the muscular lacuna by the ... The lacunar ligament can be a site of entrapment for femoral hernias. Ross, L.M., Lamperti, E.D. (2006). Thieme: Atlas of ... for the passage to the femoral vessels, lymph node, . Medial to lateral these are: Cloquet's node, ...
*  Pulmonary artery catheter
The catheter is introduced through a large vein-often the internal jugular, subclavian, or femoral veins. From this entry site ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
Deep vein thrombosis, femoral (451.19) Deep vein thrombosis, other leg veins (451.8) Of other sites (451.82) Phlebitis, ... site (454) Varicose veins of lower extremities (454.0) Varicose veins w/ ulcer (454.1) Varicose veins w/ inflammation (454.2) ... 452) Portal vein thrombosis (453) Other venous embolism and thrombosis (453.4) Deep vein thrombosis, unspec. (453.41) Deep vein ... Varicose veins w/ulcer, inflammation (454.9) Varicose veins, asymptomatic (455) Hemorrhoids (455.0) Hemorrhoids, internal w/o ...
*  Physiology of decompression
Other sites which have been used include the subclavian vein, carotid artery, femoral vein and inferior vena cava. Protocols ... Bubbles which are carried back to the heart in the veins will normally pass into the right side of the heart, and from there ... Vascular bubbles appear to form at the venous end of capillaries and pass through the veins to the right side of the heart, and ... The bubbles carried back to the heart in the veins may be transferred to the systemic circulation via a patent foramen ovale in ...