venous foramen


venous foramen
1. f. venae cavae. 2. f. venosum.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Internal vertebral venous plexuses — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = plexus venosi vertebrales interni GraySubject = 172 GrayPage = 668 Caption = Transverse section of a thoracic vertebra, showing the vertebral venous plexuses. Caption2 = Median sagittal section of two thoracic …   Wikipedia

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  • Vein — A blood vessel that carries blood low in oxygen content from the body back to the heart. The deoxygenated form of hemoglobin (deoxyhemoglobin) in venous blood makes it appear dark. Veins are part of the afferent wing of the circulatory system… …   Medical dictionary


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