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Cephalic Vein

Drain the superficial hand, forearm, and arm on the lateral side

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Basilic Vein

Drain the superficial hand, forearm and arm on the medial side

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Median Cubital Vein

Cephalic and basilic veins meet at the elbow
Blood donations

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Radial Vein

Drain the deep hand, forearm, and arm on the lateral side

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Ulnar Vein

Drain the deep hand, forearm and arm on the medial side

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Brachial Vein

Ulnar and Radial Vein join to the arm pit

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Axillary Vein

Under the arm pit (Ailla)

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Subclavian Veins

Under the clavicle

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Right and Left Brachioceophalic Veins

right and left subclavian veins are joined by the external and internal jugular veins

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External and Internal Jugular

Draining the head and neck on each side

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Superior Vena Cava

Drain the two brachiocephalic veins into the right atrium

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Azygos Veins and Hemiazygos

Right and left respectively
Drain the intercostal veins
sends blood into the SUPERIOR vena cava

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Deep Femoral vein

Found in the thigh
Formed after the popliteal vein

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Superficial great saphenous vein

Medial to the femoral vein
Merge to form the external iliac vein
Used in coronary bypass surgery

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Deep anterior and posterior tibial veins

Drain the leg unite at the popliteal vein

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Right and Left internal iliac veins

Drain the deep pelvis

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Common iliac veins

Formed by the external and internal iliac
Drained into the inferior vena cava

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Right gonaldal Vein

Drains directly into the inferior vena cava

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Left gonadal vein

Drains into the left renal vein

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Right and Left Renal vein

Drain kidneys into the inferior vena cava

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Hepatic Veins

Drain the liver into the inferior vena cava
below the diaphrag,