vena basilica


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Noun1.vena basilica - a vein that drains the back of the hand and forearm and empties into the axillary veinvena basilica - a vein that drains the back of the hand and forearm and empties into the axillary vein
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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La vena basilica se ha de movilizar desde la muneca en sentido proximal hasta la fosa antecubital y tunelizada subcutaneamente hasta la arteria radial para realizar la anastomosis.
Uno de los patrones venosos del antebrazo descrito con menos frecuencia es el denominado patron IV, en el cual la vena cefalica es corta y finaliza en la vena basilica luego de hacer una curva pronunciada en el antebrazo (Kiray et al., 2013; Jain & Yadav, 2015).
On the other hand, a hyperechoic 16x6 mm thrombus not causing vein cutoff appeared in right vena basilica next to the antecubital region.