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#4; Chap. 20; pt. 2

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This systemic vein drains the head & upper extremities.
Superior Vena Cava
The superior vena cava is formed by the union of the right & left what?
Brachiocephalic Vein
This systemic vein drains the torso and lower extremities.
Inferior Vena Cava
The inferior vena cava is formed by the union of the right & left what?
Common Iliac Vein
____ receive blood from the brain and face and empty into the internal jugular veins.
Dural Sinus
The dural sinuses empty into what?
Internal Jugular Vein
____ travels down the neck and drains the brain, face, & neck.
Internal Jugular Vein
____ drains deep parts of the face and exterior of the cranium.
External Jugular Vein
The external jugular vein empties into what?
Subclavian Vein
____ drains the arm & receives blood from the external jugular vein.
Subclavian Vein
____ is formed by the union of the subclavian & the internal jugular veins & drains those veins.
Brachiocephalic Vein
____ is a plexus of veins on the back of the hand.
Dorsal Venous Arch
____ empties into the superficial veins of the forearm, the cephalic & basilic.
Dorsal Venous Arch
The dorsal venous arch empties into what superficial veins of the forearm?
Cephalic & Basilic
____ arises from the lateral side of the dorsal venous arch.
Cephalic Vein
____ is where IV fluids are often given.
Cephalic Vein
This is a systemic vein & has venous drainage of the upper limb but has no definition.
Radial & Ulnar Vein
____ is formed by the union of the ulnar & radial veins at the elbow and continues up the brachium.
Brachial Vein
____ is formed at the axilla by the union of the brachial & basilic vein.
Axillary Vein
Axillary veins continues to form the ____ in the shoulder.
Subclavian Vein
The ____ will end where it receives the internal jugular.
Subclavian Vein
_____ (unpaired)- a network of veins that drain blood from the lungs, esophagus, pericardium, vertebrae, diaphragm & thoracic spinal cord.
Azygos System
____ connects with the superior & inferior vena cava.
Azygos System
____ drains blood from the pancreas, spleen, stomach, intestine, & gall bladder.
Hepatic Portal System
____ transports the nutrient-rich blood to the hepatic sinusoids of the liver via the hepatic portal vein.
Hepatic Portal System
Hepatic portal system transports the nutrient-rich blood to the hepatic sinusoids of the liver via the ____.
Hepatic Portal Vein
This vein in the portal system is from the intestines.
Inferior & Superior Mesenteric Vein
This vein in the portal system is from the spleen.
Splenic Vein
This vein in the portal system is from the stomach.
Gastric Vein
____ drains the diaphragm and empties into the inferior vena cava.
Inferior Phrenic Vein
____ drain the liver; empty into the inferior vena cava (IVC).
Hepatic Vein
____ drain the kidneys; empty into IVC.
Renal Veins
_____ drain the lower extremities and the pelvic region.
Common Iliac Vein
____ drains the gluteal & thigh muscles, urinary bladder, rectum, & reproductive organs.
Internal Iliac Vein
____ drains the femoral & great saphenous.
External Iliac Vein
The external iliac vein drains what?
Femoral & Great Saphenous
_____ drain the deep structures of the thigh.
Femoral Vein
____ are formed at the back of the knee by the union of the anterior & posterior tibial veins.
Popliteal Veins
____ (visible through skin of the foot).
Dorsal Venous Arch
_____ are superficial veins that arise from the medial side of the dorsal venous arch.
Great Saphenous Vein
____ is the longest vein in the body.
Great Saphenous Vein
____ empties into the femoral vein.
Great Saphenous Vein
Portions of the great saphenous vein is used as grafts in what?
Coronary Bypass Surgery