Upper Extremity Veins

Deep Veins:

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1. paired ulnar, radial and interosseous veins in forearm
2. paired brachial veins of upper arm
3. axillary vein (continues as subclavian vein)

 

Superficial Veins:

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  1. cephalic vein
  2. basilic vein

 

References

“Deep Veins Of The Upper Extremity.” Uptodate.com. Web. 27 July 2017.

“Primary (Spontaneous) Upper Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis.” Uptodate.com. 27 July 2017.

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