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*  Popliteal fossa
... tibial nerve popliteal vein popliteal artery, a continuation of the femoral artery small saphenous vein (termination) common ... Muscles of the gluteal and posterior femoral regions. Small saphenous vein and its tributaries. The popliteal, posterior tibial ... which contains the small saphenous vein, the terminal branch of the posterior cutaneous nerve of the thigh, posterior division ...
*  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, ...
*  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 ...
*  Adductor brevis muscle
By its posterior surface with the adductor magnus and the posterior branches of the obturator artery, the obturator vein, and ... Deep muscles of the medial femoral region. Cross section image: pembody/body18b-Plastination Laboratory at the Medical ... the obturator vein, and the obturator nerve. ...
*  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 ...
*  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 ...
*  Foramen secundum
The catheter is inserted into the femoral vein in the leg and moved into place in the atrial septum. Transesophageal ... While the pulmonary artery and pulmonary veins are dilating, the umbilical artery and umbilical vein are severed at the cutting ...
*  Congenital diaphragmatic hernia
A venous cannula is inserted into the jugular vein or the common femoral vein(ECMO is divided into two types; (arteriovenous AV ...
*  California v. Murray
Blood taken from a femoral vein showed propofol (2.6 μg/ml), lidocaine (0.84 μg/ml) and lorazepam (0.169 μg/ml). Blood taken ...
*  Pak Protector
Genitalia vanish, and a second two-chambered heart forms in the groin at the fusion of the femoral veins. The arms lengthen. ...
*  CryoLife
Saphenous Vein CryoVein® Femoral Vein CryoArtery® Aortoiliac Artery CryoArtery® Femoral Artery CryoGraft® PerClot® ... The Company also preserves femoral veins and arteries and aortoiliac arteries for bypass or reconstruction within infected ... When patients require bypass surgery, the surgeon's first choice generally is the patient's own vein tissue. However, in cases ... The Company preserves small diameter human saphenous vein conduits (3mm to 6mm) for use in peripheral vascular reconstructions ...
*  Cardiothoracic anesthesiology
The surgeon places a cannula in the right atrium, vena cava, or femoral vein to withdraw blood from the venous circulation. The ... femoral, axillary, brachial, radial), central venous cannulation (internal juggular, femoral, subclavian), pulmonary artery ... usually placed in the aorta or femoral artery, is used to return blood to the arterial circulation. The process of preparation ...
*  Perthes test
The Perthes test is a clinical test for assessing the patency of the deep femoral vein prior to varicose vein surgery. It is ... If the deep veins are occluded, the dilated veins increase in prominence. This is a more objective test as it does not depend ... The test is done by applying a tourniquet at the level of the sapheno-femoral junction to occlude the superficial pathway, and ... and an elastic bandage is applied firmly from the toes to the upper 1/3 of the thigh to obliterate the superficial veins only. ...
*  Emergency ultrasound
Sonographic evaluation of intravascular volume status: Can internal jugular or femoral vein collapsibility be used in the ... More recent evidence suggests that ultrasound assessment of more "peripheral" veins (e.g., subclavian, femoral, internal ... Other symptom-oriented diagnostic exams: Blood clots that form in deep veins of the body can break off and block blood vessels ... The most common location of these deep vein thromboses (DVTs) is in the legs. A bedside ultrasound can determine the presence ...
*  Patent ductus arteriosus
A platinum coil can be deployed via a catheter through the femoral vein or femoral artery, which induces thrombosis (coil ...
*  Thigh
The deep venous system of the thigh consists of the femoral vein, the proximal part of the popliteal vein, and various smaller ... Back thigh muscles of the gluteal and posterior femoral regions from Gray's Anatomy of the human body from 1918. Cross-section ... The venae perfortantes connect the deep and the superficial system, which consists of the saphenous veins (the site of varicose ... The arterial supply is by the femoral artery and the obturator artery. The lymphatic drainage closely follows the arterial ...
*  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 ...
*  Deep vein thrombosis
... including the femoral vein, the popliteal vein, and the iliofemoral vein (as with May-Thurner syndrome). Extensive lower- ... Deep vein thrombosis (DVT), is the formation of a blood clot in a deep vein, most commonly the legs. Symptoms may include pain ... DVT below the popliteal vein, a proximal vein behind the knee, is classified as distal and has limited clinical significance ... Thrombosis associated with the abdominal organs (viscera)-such as portal vein thrombosis, renal vein thrombosis, and Budd- ...
*  Saphena varix
A saphena varix, or a saphenous varix is a dilation of the saphenous vein at its junction with the femoral vein in the groin. ... It displays a cough impulse and may be mistaken for a femoral hernia. However it has a bluish tinge and disappears on lying ... It is frequently associated with varicose veins. Saphena varix can be easily diagnosed by ultrasound. Saphena varix shows flow ...
*  Cardiac rhythm problems during space flight
... cerebral and femoral arteries, and jugular and femoral veins during short- and long-term head-down tilt and spaceflights". ...
*  Catheter ablation
... usually either in the femoral vein, internal jugular vein, or subclavian vein. The catheters are then advanced towards the ...
*  Femoral canal
The position of the femoral canal medially to the femoral vein is of physiologic importance. The space of the canal allows for ... The lateral compartment contains the femoral artery, the intermediate compartment contains the femoral vein, and the medial and ... Play media The entrance to the femoral canal is the femoral ring, through which bowel can sometimes enter, causing a femoral ... Though femoral hernias are rare, their passage through the inflexible femoral ring puts them at particular risk of ...
*  Interventional cardiology
This most commonly involves the insertion of a sheath into the femoral artery (but, in practice, any large peripheral artery or ... Angioplasty is an intervention to dilate either arteries or veins. Coronary angioplasty/Percutaneous coronary intervention is ... vein) and cannulating the heart under X-ray visualization (most commonly fluoroscopy). The radial artery may also be used for ...
*  Mitral valve stenosis
Under local anaesthetic, a catheter with a special balloon is passed from the right femoral vein, up the inferior vena cava and ... Absent a waves in the neck veins. Presystolic accentuation of diastolic murmur disappears. Embolic manifestations may appear. ...