Refers to circulation thats carryins oxygen poor blood from the right ventricle to the lungs.
Blood vessels that supply blood carrying oxygen and nutrients to the myocardium of the heart.
The vein that carries blood from the lungs to the heart. It is the only vein that carries oxygenated blood.
The vein that carries blood away (drains) from the liver.
Refering to the common carotid artery supplies blood to the head and face.
The blood vessel that carries blood from the from the right ventricle to the lungs. It is the only artery that carries deoxygenated blood.
The smallests (microscopic) of blood vessels (one cell layer thick) that are the site of gas, nutirent, and waste exchange between cells and the blood. They also connect arterioles to venules.
Internal Carotid Artery
Artery that supplies blood to the brain.
Inferior Vena Cava
Carries (drains) blood from the lower limbs of the body and empties in the right artium.
Supplies blood to the spinal column and brain.
Great Saphenous Vein
The longest vein in the body. Sometimes used in bypass surgery.
The smallest of veins that receive blood from capillaries.
Receives deoxygenated blood from the body via the superior and inferior vena cava.
Artery or vein that services right arm, head, and shoulder.
Chamber that pumps oxygenated blood out to the body.
Blood vessels that carry blood back to the heart. Veins also have valves to prevent back flow.
Blood vessels that are smaller branches off of arteries.
Artery or vein that services the groin and lower leg.
Refers to circulation that carries oxygen rich blood from the left ventricle to the body.
System of veins that carry blood from the abdominal organs to the liver.
Both a left and right, blood vessels that supply blood to the shoulders and upper limbs.
Chamber that receives oxygenated blood from the pulmonary veins and pumps it into systemic circulation.
Superior Vena Cava
Carries (drains) blood from the head, neck, and upper limbs and empties in the right atrium.
originate on the aorta; superior under renal artery,
inferior under gonadal artery