Veins and Special Circulation

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Created Apr 8, 2010
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1
Which veins (superficial/deep) have names that do not correlate with arteries?
 
Superficial
2
The internal jugular veins takes blood from what area?
 
venous sinuses
3
What veins pass through the transverse vertebral foramina?
 
vertebral veins
4
The external jugular veins drain what area?
 
superficial regions of the head and musculature of the skin, scalp, face
5
The brachiocephalic veins take blood to what vessel?
 
superior vena cava
6
Is the radial vein a superficial or deep vein?
 
deep
7
WHere is the median cubital vein found?
 
anterior cubital fossa
8
What vessel receives blood from the ulnar vein?
 
palmar arch veins
9
What region of the body houses cephalic vein?
 
anterior and lateral forearm and arm
10
Blood from the right axillary vein travels next to what vessel?
 
basilic
11
What vessels take blood to the left femoral vein?
 
anterior and posterior tibial veins, popliteal veins, small saphenous veins, fibular veins
12
In what region of the body is the great saphenous vein?
 
medial aspect of the lower limb / thigh
13
Where does blood flow after it leaves the femoral vein?
 
external iliac vein
14
A common iliac vein receives blood from two vessels. What are these two vessels?
 
external and internal iliac vein
15
What is the functional nature of the portal system, and how is it different from the regular...
 
a series of vessels takes blood from the capillary beds of an organ (or organs) through a series...
16
What major vessels take blood to the hepatic portal vein?
 
Inferior and superior mesinteric, gastromental vein, hepatic portal
17
In the fetal heart what is the name of the shunt between the pulmonary trunk and aortic arch?
 
ducts venosus
18
WHat kind of vessels carry lymph from the lymph capillaries to the veins?
 
collecting vessels
19
Once interstitial fluid enters the collecting vessels, what is it called?
 
lymph
20
What is the name of the inner region of a lymph node?
 
medulla


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