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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Blood flows toward the baby via the umbilical vein during inhalation, but stops or reverses during crying.
Human umbilical vein endothelial cells (HUVECs) were isolated from normal human umbilical cords, digested with 0.
14-21) Obliteration of the venous circulation is the main concern, as the umbilical vein is more prone to compression compared to the arteries.
The study group of total 50 mothers received 800 meg of misoprostol dissolved in 25 mL of normal saline and injected by Pipingas technique through umbilical vein.
Methods: Human umbilical vein endothelial cells (HUVECs) were subjected to mechanical stretch stimulation to induce endothelial dysfunction.
Introduction: Ductus venosus is a connection present in fetal circulation between left umbilical vein and right hepatocardiac channel.
2] values are higher in the umbilical artery than in the vein; thus, 50 mm Hg represents the umbilical artery and 40 mm Hg represents the umbilical vein.
2,3 Velamentous umbilical cord entry locates at free embryonic membrane outside the placental edge, and umbilical vein twists through amnion and chorion and then goes deep in the placenta.
Study design/methods: Two kinds of endothelial cells, named human umbilical vein endothelia cell and human micro vessel endothelial cells, were used to examine the effect and mechanism of Farrerol on angiogenesis.
Dubai: In what is being described as one of the 15 surgeries conducted globally, Dr Wadah Shaker, general surgeon at Prime Hospital, Dubai, conducted a laparoscopy for the removal of a swollen umbilical vein.