basivertebral veins

venae basivertebrales.

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  • Basivertebral veins — Infobox Vein Name = PAGENAME Latin = venae basivertebrales GraySubject = 172 GrayPage = 668 Caption = Transverse section of a thoracic vertebra, showing the vertebral venous plexuses. (Vena basaverteb. labeled at bottom center.) Caption2 = Median …   Wikipedia

  • basivertebral vein — noun one of a number of veins draining the spongy substance of the vertebrae and emptying into the anterior internal vertebral venous plexus • Syn: ↑vena basivertebralis • Hypernyms: ↑vein, ↑vena, ↑venous blood vessel …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • vena — SYN: vein. [L.] v. advehens, pl.venae advehentes collective term for a series of branching channels in the early embryo receiving blood from the umbilical and/or vitelline venous systems and passing the mixed blood to the sinusoids of the live …   Medical dictionary

  • Outline of human anatomy — See also: Index of anatomy related articles Human anatomy, a branch of anatomy, is the scientific study of the morphology of the adult human. It is subdivided into gross anatomy and microscopic anatomy. Gross anatomy (also called topographical… …   Wikipedia

  • 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

  • venae basivertebrales — [TA] basivertebral veins: venous sinuses in the cancellous tissue of the bodies of the vertebrae, which communicate with the plexus of veins on the anterior surface of the vertebrae and with the anterior internal and anterior external vertebral… …   Medical dictionary

  • Posterior longitudinal ligament — Infobox Ligament Name = Posterior longitudinal ligament Latin = ligamentum longitudinale posterius GraySubject = 72 GrayPage = 288 Caption = Posterior longitudinal ligament, in the thoracic region. (Posterior longitudinal ligament runs vertically …   Wikipedia

  • Coronary sinus — Vein: Coronary sinus Base and diaphragmatic surface of heart …   Wikipedia

  • vena — noun a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood • Syn: ↑vein, ↑venous blood vessel • Derivationally related forms: ↑venous (for: ↑vein) …   Useful english dictionary

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