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1

what unite to form the dorsal metatarsal veins?

the proper dorsal digital veins after communicating with the proper plantar digital veins untie to form the dorsal metatarsal veins -- these procede to form the dorsal venous arch along the distal ends of the metatarsal bones

2

the dorsal venous arch on the lateral side is joined by the lateral dorsal digital vein of the fifth toe to form the ...

lateral marginal vein

3

the medial marginal vein is formed by...

the union of the medial dorsal digital vein of the first toe and the medial end of the dorsal venous arch

4

where does the medial marginal vein give rises to the great saphenous vein?

anterior to the medial malleolus

5

where does the lateral marginal vein become the small saphenous vein?

posterior to lateral malleolus

6

The proper plantar digital vv communicate with the _______ and then unite to form _______ plantar metatarsal veins

- dorsal digital veins
- four

7

the plantar metatarsal veins, while in the metatarsal spaces, send perforating branches to the dorsum of the foot and then unite to form ...

deep plantar venous arch

8

inferior to the medial malleolus, the medial and lateral plantar veins unite to form ...

posterior tibial v

9

where does the anterior tibial vein originate from?

the venous plexus along the dorsum of the foot