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Introduction: Veins

Description of Veins

Veins: The vessels carrying blood away from the capillary beds.
Source: MeSH 2007

Veins as an Organ

Veins (organ): Another name for Vein.

Veins (organ): Blood vessels that carry blood back to the heart...more »

Veins (organ): Veins carry deoxygenated blood to the lungs to pick up more oxygen, and then back to the heart once again.

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Hierarchical classifications of Veins

The following list attempts to classify Veins into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

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