umbilical vein


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Noun1.umbilical vein - a vein in the umbilical cordumbilical vein - a vein in the umbilical cord; returns nutrient blood from the placenta to the fetus
vein, vena, venous blood vessel - a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; "all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood"
umbilical, umbilical cord - membranous duct connecting the fetus with the placenta
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The current golden standard for CABG is autograft (mainly saphenous vein, umbilical vein and mammary artery) and very often more than one graft is required for each procedure.
Blood vessels from human umbilical vein cells were collected from healthy donors and then subjected to disease-like conditions in the laboratory using oxidized low-density lipoproteins (LDL).
In this study, we first investigated the possible barrier protective effects of rutin against pro-inflammatory responses in human umbilical vein endothelial cells (HUVECs) induced by lipopolysaccharide (LPS) and the associated signaling pathways.
Lycopene inhibits angiogenesis in human umbilical vein endothelial cells and rat aortic rings.
The portal venous phase of superior mesenteric vein (SMV) angiography demonstrated hepatopetal flow into the liver, no arteriovenous communication, and a large umbilical vein decompressing the portal system.
This oxygenated blood collects in the umbilical vein, and then flows through the ductus venosus, a vascular channel coursing through the embryonic liver between the umbilical vein and the inferior vena cava.
Smith, a radiologist, reviewed Jamia's chest x-ray and prepared a report stating "An umbilical vein catheter has been placed.
Robert Smith, a radiologist, reviewed Jamia's chest x-ray and prepared a report stating, "An umbilical vein catheter has been placed.
The prospective, multicenter observational study evaluated umbilical artery, ductus venosus and umbilical vein Doppler flows, and biophysical parameters as predictors of stillbirth, acidemia (cord artery pH less than 7.
The umbilical vein catheter is recognised because of its initial downward course
Twelve mL of blood was taken from the umbilical vein within 60 seconds of birth.