Monday, April 29, 2013

BLOOD VESSELS OF THE LOWER ARM




Lower Arms Blood Vessel:

- Brachial Vein
- Brachial artery
- Ulnar Artery
- Ulnar Vein
- Chepalic Vein
- Radial Artery
- Radial Vein







THE LOWER ARM HAS A NETWORK OF BLOOD VESSELS RUNNING THROUGH IT.THIS IS BECAUSE THE MAIN ARTERY AND VEIN SUPPLYING THE ARM DEVIDE SEVERAL TIMES BEFORE REACHING THIS POINT.THE ARTERIES (RED COLOR) CARRY OXYGEN-RICH BLOOD AT HIGH PRESSURE FROM THE HEART TO THE REST OF THE BODY.THE VEIN (BLUE COLOR) RETURN BLOOD FULL OF WASTE PRODUCTS AT LOW PRESSURE FROM THE BODY TISSUES BACK TO THE HEART.











Friday, April 26, 2013

BLOOD VESSELS OF THE LOWER ABDOMEN

Blood vessels of the lower abdomen:

- Blood vessels of the Small Intestine
- Aorta
- Inferior Vena Cava
- Common iliac Vein
- Blood vessels of the Large Intestine
- Common iliac Arteries






THESE ARTERIES AND VEINS TRANSPORT BLOOD TO AND FROM THE LARGE AND SMALL INTESTINE. AT THE BASE OF THE ABDOMEN, THE MAJOR VEIN AND ARTERY DEVIDE IN ORDER TO SUPPLY EACH OF YOUR LEGS.

Thursday, April 25, 2013

BLOOD VESSELS OF THE UPPER ARM

The Upper Arm blood vessels are:

- Axillary Vein
- Axillary Artery
- Cephalic Vein
- Brachial Vein
- Basilic Vein
- Brachial Artery










THESE BLOOD VESSELS CARRY BLOOD TO AND FROM THE UPPER ARM. THE ARTERIES (RED COLOR) SUPPLY THIS REGION WITH OXYGEN AND ESSENTIAL NUTRIENTS, WHILE THE VEINS (BLUE COLOR) REMOVE WASTE PRODUCTS, SUCH AS CARBON DIOXIDE. THE MAIN BLOOD VESSELS ENTERING THE ARM ARE CALLED THE AXILLARY VESSELS. THESE DIVIDE INTO BRACHES THAT SUPPLY ALL YOUR ARM'S CELLS.