Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Radial and Ulnar veins

We just learned about the median cubital vein in your elbow.

The veins below that are the radial and ulnar veins that bring deoxygenated blood from your wrist and forearm, back toward your heart.

The radial vein is the vein in your wrist by your thumb where doctors will sometimes feel your pulse.

(from: wikipedia - ulnar veins)

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