metatarsal vein


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Noun1.metatarsal vein - dorsal and plantar branches of veins serving the metatarsal region of the footmetatarsal vein - dorsal and plantar branches of veins serving the metatarsal region of the foot
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"
foot, human foot, pes - the part of the leg of a human being below the ankle joint; "his bare feet projected from his trousers"; "armored from head to foot"
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After intravenous catheterization of the medial metatarsal vein and placing a tourniquet at the femoral-tibiotarsal joint of the right leg, regional limb perfusion with amikacin and flunixin meglumine was performed.
First of all, lower limb venography was performed under DSA (DSA, GE Innova 3100, USA) by injecting contrast media via dorsal metatarsal vein to determine the extent of the thrombus and the approach to place vena cava filter.
A blood sample was collected for complete blood count (CBC), plasma biochemical analysis, and 25-hydroxycholecalciferol (Michigan State University Diagnostic Center for Population and Animal Health, Lansing, MI, USA) from the jugular or medial metatarsal vein.