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What are the major Veins? (6)
–Veins off upper extremii ities
–Veins of lower extremities
-Veiins off thorax»Azygos system of veins
–Veins of abdomen
–Veins of pelvis & gluteals
• Caval vs. portal ven
What is the significant difference between Veins and Arteries?
Unlike arteries, veins have BOTH deep and superficial veins.
Skeletal Muscle Pump.
What keeps blood moving in veins? (2)
Mc, p. 690
*See skeletal muscle pump
Valves + skeletal muscles keep blood moving in veins.
Last talked about was up to "portal"