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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). ...
*  External jugular vein
The external jugular vein drains into the subclavian vein lateral to the junction of the subclavian vein and the internal ... It is provided with two pairs of valves, the lower pair being placed at its entrance into the subclavian vein, the upper in ... The external jugular vein varies in size, bearing an inverse proportion to the other veins of the neck, it is occasionally ... Although many EMTs and paramedics use this vein the American Heart Association still recommends the use of the cephalic vein. ...
*  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 ...
*  Anterior jugular vein
... into the subclavian vein. It varies considerably in size, bearing usually an inverse proportion to the external jugular; most ... The anterior jugular vein is a vein in the neck. It begins near the hyoid bone by the confluence of several superficial veins ... There are no valves in this vein. Section of the neck at about the level of the sixth cervical vertebra. Veins of the neck and ... Its tributaries are some laryngeal veins, and occasionally a small thyroid vein[disambiguation needed]. Just above the sternum ...
*  Jean Pecquet
... into the left subclavian vein. He dissected the eye and measured its dimensions. Contrary to Edme Mariotte, he maintained that ...
*  Dialysis catheter
Alternatively, an SVC catheter can be inserted via the subclavian veins. The femoral route is an inferior option, however, ... The catheter is placed in one of the large veins. A common site is superior vena cava or SVC. An SVC catheter is placed by ... If the arterial limb is placed laterally, this will cause the arterial inlet to float up against the vein wall, or even up ... Although both lumens are in the vein, the "arterial" lumen, like natural arteries, carries blood away from the heart, while the ...
*  Brachiocephalic vein
... or innominate veins) in the upper chest are formed by the union of each corresponding internal jugular vein and subclavian vein ... Right Brachiocephalic vein Right& Left Brachiocephalic vein Right& Left Brachiocephalic vein The brachiocephalic veins, ... The brachiocephalic vein is formed by the confluence of the subclavian and internal jugular veins. In addition it receives ... The left brachiocephalic vein is usually longer than the right. These veins merge to form the superior vena cava, a great ...
*  Thoracic outlet syndrome
Venous TOS is due to compression of the subclavian vein. This makes up about 4% of cases. There are many causes of TOS. The ... could be the first sign of a subclavian vein compression related with an unknown TOS and complicated by thrombosis (blood clots ... In cases where the first rib (or a fibrous band extending from the first rib) is compressing a vein, artery, or the nerve ... Burnand, K. M.; Lagocki, S.; Lahiri, R. P.; Tang, T. Y.; Patel, A. D.; Clarke, J. M. F. (2010). "Persistent subclavian artery ...
*  Subclavian vein
... - right view Subclavian vein Subclavian vein. ... The subclavian vein follows the subclavian artery and is separated from the subclavian artery by the insertion of anterior ... Each subclavian vein is a continuation of the axillary vein and runs from the outer border of the first rib to the medial ... The subclavian vein is a paired large vein, one on either side of the body. Their diameter is approximately that of the ...
*  Costoclavicular ligament
It is in relation, in front, with the tendon of origin of the subclavius; behind, with the subclavian vein.. ...
*  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: ... Intermittent subclavian vein obstruction without THROMBOSIS. SURGERY 1968;63:147. Bettmann, MA; Salzman, EW et al. Reduction of ...
*  Central venous catheter
... internal jugular vein), chest (subclavian vein or axillary vein), groin (femoral vein), or through veins in the arms (also ... subclavian vein in the neck, rather than into the superior vena cava. Rarely, small amounts of air are sucked into the vein as ... or vein (lower pH/pO2, higher pCO2). During subclavian vein central line placement, the catheter can be accidentally pushed ... the incidence is thought to be higher with subclavian vein catheterization. In catheterization of the internal jugular vein, ...
*  Phrenic nerve
On both sides, the phrenic nerve runs posterior to the subclavian vein as it enters the thorax where it runs anterior to the ... The phrenic nerve at the level of root of neck just before entering the thorax was placed in front of the subclavian vein. ... Usually it is placed posterior in between subclavian vein and artery. Most often it is a branch of the nerve to the subclavius ... The right phrenic nerve passes over the brachiocephalic artery, posterior to the subclavian vein, and then crosses the root of ...
*  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 ...
*  Leopold von Schrötter
This disorder involves primary thrombosis of the axillary vein or subclavian vein. Among his written works is a treatise on ...
*  Accelerated Seldinger Technique
Baltalalarli A, Adiguzel E, Gurses E, Coskun E (2000). "Subclavian vein cannulation in a different position," Norol bilim derg ... MST presents the risk that the guidewire will be lost in the vein while the clinician is pushing in the dilator or sheath over ... Later in the process, the guidewire and dilator are removed from the vein together. This causes a second open-to-air event, ... Another potential consequence of MST's multiple steps and component exchanges is loss of cannulation (access to the vein). For ...
*  Lymphatic vessel
... may be returned to a vein, or may travel to a larger lymph duct. Lymph ducts drain the lymph into one of the subclavian veins ... Both the lymph ducts return the lymph to the blood stream by emptying into the subclavian veins The functional unit of a lymph ... These vessels drain into the right and left subclavian veins respectively. The general structure of lymphatics is based on that ... both ducts drain into the circulatory system at the right and left subclavian veins. The system collaborates with white blood ...
*  Head and neck anatomy
... scalp into the subclavian veins. The right and left vertebral veins drain the vertebrae and muscles into the right subclavian ... The head and neck are emptied of blood by the subclavian vein and jugular vein. The brachiocephalic artery or trunk is the ... The left subclavian artery and the right subclavian artery, one on each side of the body form the internal thoracic artery, the ... The subclavian becomes the axiliary artery at the lateral border of the first rib. The left subclavian artery also provides ...
*  Subclavian triangle
... to terminate in the subclavian vein; it receives the transverse cervical and transverse scapular veins, which form a plexus in ... The subclavian vein lies behind the clavicle, and is not usually seen in this space; but in some cases it rises as high as the ... the transverse cervical artery and vein. The external jugular vein runs vertically downward behind the posterior border of the ... The subclavian triangle (or supraclavicular triangle, omoclavicular triangle, Ho's triangle), the smaller division of the ...
*  Lymph sacs
These ducts drain into the venous junctions of the internal jugular and subclavian veins. However, these ducts eventually ... The posterior lymph sacs are associated with the junctions of the external and internal iliac veins. These four new lymph sacs ... When the development of the lymphatic system begins from the cardinal vein, all of the endothelial cells appear to have the ... which come together in a centripetal direction and secondarily opened into the veins. However, more recent research has shown ...
*  Dorsal scapular vein
The dorsal scapular vein is a vein which accompanies the dorsal scapular artery. It usually drains to the subclavian vein, but ... "Definition: dorsal scapular vein from Online Medical Dictionary". Retrieved 2007-08-30. ... can also drain to the external jugular vein. " ...
*  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 ...
*  Right lymphatic duct
The right lymphatic duct forms various combinations with the right subclavian vein and right internal jugular vein. A right ... lymphatic duct that enters directly into the junction of the internal jugular and subclavian veins is uncommon. The discovery ... via the right subclavian trunk), and right side of the head and neck (via the right jugular trunk), also, in some individuals, ...
*  Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Two leads are then inserted; one into the right atrium and the other into the right ventricular apex via the subclavian veins. ...
*  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 ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
site (454) Varicose veins of lower extremities (454.0) Varicose veins w/ ulcer (454.1) Varicose veins w/ inflammation (454.2) ... Subclavian steal syndrome (435.3) Vertebrobasilar artery syndrome (435.9) Transient ischemic attack, unspec. (436) Acute but ... 452) Portal vein thrombosis (453) Other venous embolism and thrombosis (453.4) Deep vein thrombosis, unspec. (453.41) Deep vein ... Deep vein thrombosis, femoral (451.19) Deep vein thrombosis, other leg veins (451.8) Of other sites (451.82) Phlebitis, ...
*  Ambesh maneuver
Indications: Catheter placement in one of the big veins (Subclavian vein, Internal jugular vein or femoral vein) is routinely ... The subclavian veins lie just behind the clavicle on each side and therefore known as subclavian vein. ... "Internal jugular vein occlusion test for rapid diagnosis of misplaced subclavian vein catheter into the internal jugular vein ... However, there is a significant risk of misplacement of subclavian vein catheter into the internal jugular vein of same side. ...