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Summary Information: Venules

Venules: The venules are a type of small blood vessel and a part of the circulatory system. The venules branch off from the veins and function like tubes that carry deoxygenated blood and waste products from the capillaries to the larger veins. Conditions that can afflict the venules include thrombosis, trauma, embolism, and varicose veins.

Closely Related Organs: Venules

The following organs are closely related to the organ: Venules:

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Venules

The following conditions are related to the organ: Venules:

Sub Parts: Venules

The following list contains sub-parts of the organ: Venules:

  • Layers of a vein

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Venules

These symptoms are related to afflictions of the organ: Venules:

  • Swollen, visible veins
  • Edema in the extremities
  • Pain at the site of a clot
  • Pallor
  • Bleeding

Condition count: 1 ; see list below.

Organs: list of all organs

Diseases List for Venules:

The following list of medical conditions have 'Venules' or similar listed as an affected body part in our database:


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