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44 Cards in this Set

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Circulation to and from the lungs
Pulmonary Circulation
Circulation to and from the myocardium
Coronary Circulation
The three pulmonary fetal bypasses
-Foramen ovale
-Ductus Arteriosus
-Ductus Venosus
Foramen Ovale
Hole between the two atria
Ductus Arteriosus
Blood flows directly from the pulmonary trunk into the aorta
Ductus Venosus
Vessel over liver
Three divisions of the aorta
-Ascending Aorta
-Aortic Arch
-Descending Aorta
Two subdivisions of the descending aorta
-Thoracic Descending Aorta
-Abdominal Descending Aorta
Two main branches of the brachiocephalic artery
-Right Common Carotid Artery
-Right Subclavian Artery
Two branches of the common carotid
-External Carotid Artery
-Internal Carotid Artery
After passing the first rib, the subclavian artery becomes what?
Axillary Artery
Upper arm artery
Brachial Artery
Artery in the thumb side (lateral) part of forearm
Radial Artery
Which artery goes deep into the neck and passes through the transverse foramina of the cervical vertebrae?
Vertebral Artery
The two arteries that supply blood to the circle of willis
-Basilar Artery
-Internal Carotid Arteries
The first unpaired artery inferior to the diaphragm
Celiac Trunk Artery
Three major branches of the Celiac Trunk Artery
-Common Hepatic Artery
-Left Gastric Artery
-Splenic Artery
The second unpaired artery inferior to the diaphragm
Superior Mesenteric Artery
The arteries that supply blood to the kidneys
Renal Arteries
Arteries that supply blood to the testes or ovaries
Gonadal Arteries
Name the lower counterpart to the superior mesenteric artery
Inferior Mesenteric Artery
The abdominal descending aorta divides to form these arteries in the pelvis
Common Iliac Artery
The common iliac artery divide into what two arteries?
-Internal Iliac Artery
-External Iliac Artery
What major artery does the external iliac Artery form as it passes the body wall and enters the thigh?
Femoral Artery
The femoral Artery becomes what artery at the knee?
Popliteal Artery
The more anterior branch of the popliteal artery
Anterior Tibial Artery
The more posterior branch of the popliteal artery?
Posterior Tibial Artery
The artery across the top of the foot
Dorsalis Pedis Artery
Artery that supplys blood to the small intestine, pancreas and most of the large intestine?
Superior Mesenteric Artery
Which artery divides to form the common hepatic, splenic and left gastric arteries?
Celiac Artery
Vein that collects blood from head and upper extremities into the right atrium?
Inferior Vena Cava
Veins that are produced by the forking (bifurcation) of the superior vena cava vein?
Brachiocephalic Veins
The two major branches of the brachiocephalic veins
-Subclavian Vein
-Internal Jugular Vein
Armpit vein
Axillary Vein
Vein on lateral side of arm
Cephalic Vein
Vein on medial side of arm
Basilic Vein
Veins that collect blood from the kidneys
Renal Veins
Veins that collect blood from the gonads
Gonadal Veins
In the pelvis, the inferior vena cava forks (bifurcates) to form these two veins
Common Iliac Veins
The common iliac vein divides to form these two veins
-External Iliac Vein
-Internal Iliac Vein
The External Iliac Vein continues past the lower abdominal wall to form the big vein of the thigh called whay?
Femoral Vein
The vein at the knee
Popliteal Vein
The popliteal vein divides to form these two anterior and posterior veins
-Anterior Tibial Vein
-Poster Tibial Vein
The prominent superficial vein that extends along the medial side of the leg from the dorsal venous arch to the femoral artery near the hip
Great Saphenous Vein