ulnar vein


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Noun1.ulnar vein - any of several veins of the forearmulnar vein - any of several veins of the forearm
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"
forearm - the part of the superior limb between the elbow and the wrist
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A magnetic catheter is introduced into the ulnar vein via the brachial vein.
Ulnar vein refill time was less than 1 second, and the mucous membranes were pink.
A duplex sonography with color Doppler of left upper limb showed extensive venous thrombus extending into left jugular vein and from brachiocephalic to the ulnar vein with total absence of flow seen.