brachial vein

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Synonyms for brachial vein

two veins in either arm that accompany the brachial artery and empty into the axillary vein

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When portions of the subclavian and innominate veins and superior vena cava cannot be visualized, which as noted is a common situation with US, reliable evaluation can be performed with catheter venography, with a contrast injection into the antecubital vein or via basilic or brachial vein access, with catheterization of the subclavian vein, under fluoroscopic control.
Also, on contraction these muscles can compress both the brachial artery and brachial veins. Therefore the possibility of these muscle anomalies should be considered when in any patient, a high median palsy exists with symptoms of lower brachial artery or brachial vein compression.
Moreover, we usually repair the concomitant vein injury in proximal limb, such as axillary vein, brachial vein and the popliteal vein, which is helpful in keeping the repaired artery open and preventing postoperative edema.5
We bled one-half of each brood by extracting blood from a brachial vein following established guidelines of The Ornithological Council (Gaunt et al., 1999).
(9) All patients showing at least one catheter-related infection episode in subclavian vein, internal jugular vein, femoral vein, or brachial vein were included.