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When applied to the arm, constricts the flow of blood in the arm and makes the veins more prominent.
Clear, straw-colored liquid that is used for many of the tests done in the lab. The liquid is extracted from clots, without the fibrinogen.
Liquid portion of uncoagulated blood. The fluid that provides a matrix for blood cells, electrolytes, proteins, and chemicals to travel throughout the body,via the blood vessels.
Often considered too small, can cause hemolysis of blood cells; used sometimes with butterfly system
The median cubital vein, cephalic and basilic veins in the antecubital space which is located anterior to the elbow.
What veins are most common used for venipuncture?
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