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Encyclopedia > Diploic veins
Vessel: Diploic veins
Veins of the diploƫ as displayed by the removal of the outer table of the skull.
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The diploic veins are found in the skull, and drain the diploic space. This is found in the bones of the vault of the skull, and is the marrow-containing area of cancellous bone between the inner and outer layers of compact bone. The diploic veins drain this area to the outside of the skull, and are usually four in number: one frontal, two parietal, and one occipital. Latin is an ancient Indo-European language originally spoken in the region around Rome called Latium. ... Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ... A hippopotamus skull A skull, or cranium, is a bony structure of Craniates which serves as the general framework for a head. ... Grays illustration of a human femur, a typically recognized bone. ... Marrow can mean bone marrow, the interior of long bones vegetable marrow a vegetable like squash, or a large courgette or zucchini This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...



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pulmonary: (Gray's s165) In geology, a vein is a regularly shaped and lengthy occurrence of an ore; a lode. ... The pulmonary veins carry blood from the lungs to the left atrium of the heart. ... Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ...


HEAD: jugular - diploic veins - vein of Galen (Gray's s166-Gray's s171) A human head In anatomy, the head of an animal is the anterior part (from anatomical position) that comprises the mouth, the brain and various sensory organs (e. ... The external and internal jugular veins are veins that bring deoxygenated blood from the head back to the heart via the superior vena cava. ... The vein of Galen (VG), also known as the great cerebral vein, is one of the large blood vessels in the skull draining the cerebrum (brain). ... Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ... Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ...


ARMS: axillary - brachial - radial - ulnar - median cubital - basilic - cephalic ARM may stand for: Most likely: ARM Ltd (originally Advanced RISC Machines) ARM architecture CPU design or one of its derivatives developed by ARM Ltd (originally called The Acorn RISC Machine) Adjustable rate mortgage Annotated Reference Manual (C++) Artificial rupture of membranes (see amniotic sac) the ISO 3166-1 3... Anterior view of right upper limb and thorax - axillary vein and the distal part of the basilic vein and cephalic vein. ... In human anatomy, the brachial vein is a deep vein of the upper limb. ... In anatomy, the radial vein is the main blood vessel, with de-oxygenated blood, of the lateral aspect of the forearm. ... In anatomy, the ulnar vein is the main blood vessel, with de-oxygenated blood, of the medial aspect of the forearm. ... Superficial veins of the upper limb. ... In human anatomy, the basilic vein is a superficial vein of the upper limb. ... This vein is located in the superficial fascia along the anterolateral surface of the biceps brachii muscle and is often visible through the skin. ...


THORAX: venae cavae (superior - inferior) - brachiocephalic - subclavian - internal thoracic - azygos Diagram of a tsetse fly, showing the head, thorax and abdomen The thorax is a division of an animals body that lies between the head and the abdomen. ... The brachiocephalic veins, superior vena cava, inferior vena cava, azygos vein and their tributaries The superior and inferior venae cavae are the veins that return the blood from the body into the heart. ... The superior Venca Cava has one testicle attatched to the upper part of its interlectual structure. ... This article may be too technical for most readers to understand. ... The Brachiocephalic vein is also known as the innominate vein, the left and right brachiocephalic veins in the upper chest are formed by the union of each corresponding jugular vein and subclavian vein. ... The subclavian vein is a continuation of the axillary vein and runs from the outer border of the first rib to the medial border of anterior scalene muscle. ... Veins of the thorax and abdomen. ... The azygos vein is so named because it is unpaired, having no matching vein on the left side of the body. ...


ABDOMEN: ductus venosus (fetus only) - epigastric (superior,inferior) - hepatic - mesenteric (inferior, superior) - iliac (common - external) - portal - renal - splenic - umbilical (fetus only) (Gray's s172) In anatomy, the abdomen is a part of the body; in humans, it is the region between the thorax and the pelvis. ... In the fetus, the ductus venosus connects the left umbilical vein with the upper inferior vena cava. ... Fetus at eight weeks Foetus redirects here. ... Superior vena cava, inferior vena cava (IVC), azygos vein and their tributaries. ... The portal vein and its tributaries. ... The portal vein and its tributaries. ... In human anatomy, iliac vein refers to several anatomical structures located in the pelvis: External iliac vein - terminates at the common iliac vein, drains the femoral vein. ... The common iliac veins are formed by the external iliac veins and internal iliac veins and together, in the abdomen at about the level of the umbilicus, form the inferior vena cava. ... Veins of the abdomen and lower limb - inferior vena cava, common iliac vein, external iliac vein, internal iliac vein, femoral vein and their tributaries. ... The portal vein is a major vein in the human body draining blood from the digestive system and its associated glands. ... Kidneys viewed from behind with spine removed The kidneys are bean-shaped excretory organs in vertebrates. ... The portal vein and its tributaries - the largest are the superior mesenteric vein and splenic vein. ... Fetal circulation; the umbilical vein is the large, red vessel at the far left The umbilical vein is a blood vessel present during fetal development that carries oxygenated blood from the placenta to the growing fetus. ... Fetus at eight weeks Foetus redirects here. ... Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ...


LEGS: femoral - saphenous (great, small) - peroneal - popliteal - profunda femoris - tibial (anterior tibial, posterior tibial) | (Gray's s173) In common language leg refers to the entire lower limb, including (at least) the thigh, the knee, and the calf. ... In the human body, the femoral vein is a blood vessel that accompanies the femoral artery in the same sheath. ... Great saphenous vein and its tributaries. ... Small saphenous vein and its tributaries. ... In anatomy, the peroneal vein (also known as the fibular vein) of the lower limb carries blood from the lateral compartment of the leg to the popliteal vein. ... The politeal vein parrallels the popliteal artery but carries the blood from the knee joint and muscles in the thigh and calf back to the heart. ... Profunda femoris vein is a large vein in the thigh. ... In human anatomy, the anterior tibial vein of the lower limb carries blood from the anterior compartment of the leg to the popliteal vein which is forms when it joins with the posterior tibial vein. ... In anatomy, the posterior tibial vein of the lower limb carries blood from the posterior compartment and plantar surface of the foot to the popliteal vein which is forms when it joins with the anterior tibial vein. ... Henry Grays Anatomy of the Human Body, commonly known as Grays Anatomy, is an anatomy textbook widely regarded as a classic work on human anatomy. ...


 
 

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